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Police help stop border jumpers

Langley RCMP helped the U.S. Border Patrol stop several border jumpers on Sunday morning.

Around 6:15 a.m., Langley police set up a perimeter around 0 Avenue and 259 Street after the U.S. Border Patrol asked them to help with four suspected border jumpers.

The nearby customs port of entry is closed until 8 a.m.

The area was closed off to traffic for some time.

“The U.S. Border Patrol did successfully arrest four individuals,” said Langley RCMP Cpl. Holly Marks.

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