11 Illegal Immigrants from Iran arrested trying to cross border Monday evening

This brings the total to 14 Iranian illegal immigrants so far this year.

YUMA, Ariz. (KYMA, KECY) – Border Patrol agents in Yuma arrest a group of 11 Iranian citizens after illegally crossing the border on Monday evening.

U.S. Customs and Border Protection said agents saw the group of men and women near San Luis on a bridge near County 21st Street and Salinity Canal around 6 p.m.

The five women and six men were taken into the station for processing.