DUVAL COUNTY (KIII NEWS) — Three suspects are behind bars for human smuggling after a joint investigation between multiple police agencies.

During a search and arrest warrant at one residence in Ramirez, Texas, officers found $1,731.00 along with weapons.

The undocumented immigrants were turned over to United States border patrol as the suspects were detained at the Duval County Jail.

Two of the suspects are also charged with unlawful restraint, and engaging in organized criminal activity.

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