Border Patrol disrupts alien smuggling in Upstate New York

HOGANSBURG, N.Y. (WCAX) U.S. Border Patrol agents caught a car smuggling two illegal aliens near the Canadian border Thursday.

Agents say they saw a suspicious car in the parking lot of the Akwesasne Mohawk Casino in Hogansburg. They say they then pulled the car over near Fort Covington.

Six citizens of India were inside the car, including two who were identified as smuggled aliens.

The two smuggled aliens were charged with improper entry by alien. An investigation is underway.