Sunday, October 26, 2014   

Thai woman found in suitcase at US-Mexico border
(01-08 12:39)

US authorities say a smuggling attempt at the US-Mexico border was thwarted when inspectors found a woman from Thailand inside a suitcase.
Customs and Border Protection agents found 48-year-old Pornkamol Mongkolsermsak while inspecting a vehicle entering the United States on December 30.
Mongkolsermsak, from Bangkok, was hidden under clothing in the large suitcase in the back of the vehicle driven by a 56-year-old Phoenix man.
Customs and Border Protection spokesman Victor Brabble said the woman was being charged with re-entry after deportation. –AP

   
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