A woman identified as Priscilla Posada was arrested after attempting to enter the country accompanied by a six-year-old undocumented girl at the Rio Grande City Port of Entry.
On September 1st the woman attempted to enter the country accompanied by an undocumented six-year-old girl. The woman presented a US birth certificate but agents were able to determine that the girl was from Ecuador. Posada confessed to the scheme and stated that she had successful smuggled in a minor before.
At her appearance last week Priscilla Posada requested to stay in custody while she awaits court proceedings. She was ordered to be held without bond by Judge Hacker.