There appears to be a surge in the number illegal immigrants from China attempting to sneak across the U.S. border.
Several groups of illegal immigrants from China have been arrested in southern Arizona in recent days, part of an increasing trend that U.S. Border Patrol agents said Monday was being fed by smugglers recruiting tourists to Central and South America.
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