トラックの運転手とされる, 45-1歳のホメロサモラノジュニア, エイリアンの密輸の1カウントに直面して死に至り、終身刑または有罪判決を受けた場合は死刑に直面している.
He was found hiding in the brush near the truck on Monday evening after trying to get away from authorities, アメリカ. Attorney said. 国境警備隊のエージェント later provided surveillance footage of a man who matched Zamorano’s description driving the truck through a Laredo Sector checkpoint.
A law enforcement official told the San Antonio Express-News that Zamorano was “very high on meth when he was arrested nearby and had to be taken to the hospital.”
Zamorano is originally from Brownsville but now lives in Pasadena, 街 southeast of Houston.
Authorities conducted a search warrant on Zamorano’s cell phone and found that he allegedly communicated with 28-year-old Christian Martinez about the smuggling operation.
Martinez was arrested in Palestine, 約 150 ヒューストンの北マイル, on Tuesday and charged with conspiracy to transport illegal aliens resulting in death.
9月から12月までCNNヘルスのニュースアシスタント 見つかった 48 移民 deceased at the scene. The other 16 were transported to local hospitals, where five died.
Of the deceased victims, 22 were from Mexico, seven were from Guatamala, and two were from Honduras. Authorities are trying to identify the other 17 移民.
Two other suspects were also arrested in connection with the tragedy after police tracked the registration on the truck to a home in San Antonio.
Juan Claudio D’Luna-Mendez, 23, and Juan Francisco D’Luna-Bilbao, 48, were charged with one count of possession of a weapon by an alien illegally [object Window]. They are both Mexican nationals.