- The Washington Times
Wednesday, January 8, 2014

U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials stumbled upon a odd smuggling plot recently when they discovered a woman attempting to cross the U.S.-Mexico border — stuffed inside a suitcase.

Pornkamol Mongkolsermsak, a 48-year-old Thai national, was with a man driving a Honda SUV that was pulled over for a secondary inspection on Dec. 30, according to CNN. Miss Mongkolsermsak was somehow able to contort herself into the suitcase under a layer of clothing.

The identity of the driver who aided her in the illegal crossing was not provided by CBP.

SEE ALSO: Illegal immigration on the upswing, up to 11.7 million: report

Copyright © 2020 The Washington Times, LLC.