Maverick County Sheriff's Office(PRESS RELEASE)-August 25, 2014
Maverick County deputies attempted to conduct a stop for a traffic violation on a 2001 Pontiac bearing paper tags on El Indio Highway Monday morning, at approximately 1:21 AM. The vehicle refused to stop after the officer activated the emergency lights on the patrol unit and a chase ensued. The vehicle lost control at the corner of Calle Encuentro and Progreso Street in Loma Bonita and was immobilized after hitting a curb. It was then revealed that the Pontiac was occupied by ten undocumented citizens. The driver of the vehicle was apprehended and later identified at nineteen year old Jose Juan Arredondo, Jr. The United States Border Patrol was summoned to the location, where they took custody of the undocumented citizens.