Illegal immigrants from Guatemala discovered in Brewster County

(Brewster County Sheriff's Office)

BREWSTER COUNTY -- Five illegal immigrants have been taken into custody after being discovered in Brewster County.

According to the Brewster County Sheriff's Office, the five men were found trespassing on private property south of Alpine on Thursday morning.

All five came from Guatemala, the sheriff's office says.

They have now been turned over to immigration agents for prosecution and deportation.

Anyone who sees suspicious activity in Brewster County is asked to call (432) 837-3488.