Border Patrol: Six migrants apprehended at checkpoint

FALFURRIAS — U.S. Border Patrol agents stopped six unauthorized migrants attempting to cross the Falfurrias checkpoint Monday morning, according to a U.S. Customs and Border Protection news release.

The migrants were concealed under the bed cover of a pickup truck driven by a U.S. citizen. Agents discovered them after the truck approached the primary inspection lane.

The driver was subsequently arrested and the vehicle seized.