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Cuban couple, adorable puppy apprehended at border

U.S. Customs and Border Protection

YUMA, Ariz. (KYMA, KECY) - Border Patrol agents say they apprehended a Cuban couple after illegally crossing the border on Wednesday along with their puppy.

U.S. Border Patrol agents say they apprehended the couple and their six-month-old Rottweiler puppy east of the Andrade Port of Entry. They were transported to the station for further evaluation before they were expelled back to Mexico.

As for the adorable puppy, agents wished they could have kept it but eventually returned to Mexico with his owners.

Local News / Yuma County
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