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Okaloosa County Human Smuggling arrest
OKALOOSA COUNTY -- A traffic stop in Okaloosa County landed a West Palm Beach man in jail for human smuggling.
Alexander Aguilera was pulled over on I-10 Monday for a traffic violation.
There were nine other people in the van with him.
The deputy realized no one spoke English and contacted a customs and border patrol officer.
They determined the passengers were in the country illegally and had paid to be taken from Houston to Miami.
Aguilera is being held in the Okaloosa County Jail.