30 people rescued from house in Texas after man runs in street and shouts he has been kidnapped

Dozens of people have been rescued from a house in Texas where they were being held in a human smuggling operation.
Officers discovered them after a man was seen running in the street shouting he had been kidnapped and that others were being held at a property in the city of Houston.

Police forced entry into the building and found 29 men and one female, NBC News reported.
Three people were detained as possible suspects.

Image: Most of the victims are from Mexico, El Salvador, Honduras or Cuba. Pic: NBC
“Most of the people said they were picked up in Brownsville between two days and a week ago and that they were being held there,” Commander Jonathon Halliday said.

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Most of the people rescued are from Mexico, El Salvador, Honduras and Cuba.

Immigration authorities were on the scene and planned to investigate, Mr Halliday added.

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The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is involved, and the victims are cooperating with the agency.
All of those rescued were taken to a high school and given food and clothes, some of which was donated by neighbours.

Source : Sky News