Illegal border crossing from US leads to arrest of 2 people in Surrey

Feb 15 2017, 8:11 pm

A man and a woman have been arrested in Surrey, after allegedly making an early morning illegal trek across the border from the US into Canada.

Surrey RCMP were dispatched at 5:40 am on Wednesday to the 18400 block of 0 Avenue, where they apprehended the pair for illegally entering Canada.

“The two persons were handed over to CBSA as they investigate illegal crossings at the border,” Surrey RCMP Cpl. Scotty Schuman told Daily Hive.

Schuman added that the K9 was dispatched as well, “but not utilized.”