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8/26/08

Lubbock Border Patrol Agents Chase Suspected Illegal Immigrants

Lubbock Border Patrol agents captured a handful of suspected illegal immigrants Tuesday, with a little help from members of the community.

The agents spotted a suspicious van while patrolling South I-27. As they tried to pull the vehicle over, the van sped forward about 50 feet and stopped suddenly, allowing the passengers to bail out.

Residents living in the area around Lowrey Field pointed out in which direction the people ran, giving local law enforcement enough information to round up at least eight people.

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