BROOKSVILLE, Fla (WFLA) — A person used to be arrested in Brooksville after Florida Highway Patrol stated he used to be using an undocumented guy from Colorado to Plant City.
It’s the 2nd human smuggling arrest made by means of FHP in Brooksville within the closing two days.
FHP stated they pulled over a white Nissan Pathfinder being pushed by means of 29-year-old Vicente Temoxtle-Quiahua going southbound on I-75 as a result of he used to be dashing and the home windows have been tinted too darkish.
The trooper stated Temoxtle-Quiahua didn’t have a drivers license, however did have a Mexican passport.
There used to be any other guy hiding beneath some baggage behind the automobile, later known as 23-year-old Geronimo De Agua Garcia, consistent with a unencumber. There used to be additionally a 15-year-old and a three-year-old within the automobile.
Temoxtle-Quiahua informed soldiers he didn’t know Garcia, however used to be paid to select him up in Greeley, Colorado and produce him to Plant City.
FHP additionally stated Temoxtle-Quiahua informed them he and the Garcia have been within the U.S. illegally.
During a seek of the automobile, soldiers stated they discovered a lot of receipts from states between Colorado and Florida.
Temoxtle-Quiahua agreed to speak to regulation enforcement after he used to be arrested. They stated he informed them his cousin referred to as him and requested him to pressure to Colorado to select up Garcia and produce him again to Florida for $1,500 plus gasoline cash.
Law enforcement stated Garcia showed the whole lot Temoxtle-Quiahua them.
Records confirmed Garcia used to be prior to now deported in November of 2021.
Border Patrol took Garcia. Temoxtle-Quiahua used to be taken to the Hernando County Jail on human smuggling and using with no license fees.