El Centro man arrested for human smuggling

El Centro man arrested for human smuggling


EL CENTRO, CA - A police raid in El Centro Thursday morning, leads officers to seven illegal immigrants who were being smuggled into the country.  

Police arrested 56-year old Sergio Rodriguez. He lives in the 300 block of Eucalyptus Avenue.

Rodriguez faces federal smuggling charges.

He hid the illegal immigrants inside of a trailer - parked on his property.

Police also found methamphetamines in the house.     

Officers booked Rodriguez into the Imperial County Jail. He is being held without bail.

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