Dozens of illegals found in Texas 'stash house'

Border Patrol agents found 47 illegal immigrants inside a so-called 'stash house' in Pharr, Texas.

Pharr Police Department received a 911 call from a man who said that he and several others were being held against their will.  Police found the home on Robin Avenue with dozens of people inside.

In the group was a young woman who stated she was raped.  The El Salvadoran national said that she was raped by two smugglers who recorded it on an iPad tablet.

One of the smugglers, a Mexican national, was been arrested and faces prosecution.

The immigrants in the house were from Mexico, El Salvador, Guatemala, Nicaragua, and Honduras. They were taken to the McAllen Border Patrol Station and processed.

The public was asked to reporting suspicious activity at 800-863-9382.

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