Border Patrol agents working near the Rio Grande River border with Mexico identified five stash houses and arrested nearly 70 illegal immigrants inside.
The combined law enforcement officials carried out the raids on Tuesday and arrested 52 illegal immigrants, according to information provided to Breitbart Texas by Border Patrol officials.
Rio Grande City agents teamed up with officers from the Rio Grande City Police Department to raid another stash house on the same day.
One day earlier, Rio Grande City agents teamed up with officers from the Roma Police Department to raid a fifth stash house in two days.
In total, the Rio Grande Valley Sector agents, working with local law enforcement officers and Homeland Security Investigations, carried out operations against five stash houses in two days.