Seven indicted at poultry processing plant
Seven employees of George's Processing Inc. have been
arrested and charged with hiring illegal immigrants.
In May of this year, George's poultry processing plant in southwest
Missouri by Immigrations and Customs Enforcement. Consequently, 136 illegal
immigrants were arrested.
According to John F. Wood, U.S. attorney for the Western District of
Missouri, the seven indicted employees were all involved in hiring or
supervising employees at George's Butterfield facility. Four of the seven were
also charged with aiding and abetting aggravated identity theft for allegedly
helping illegal immigrants use others' valid Social Security numbers.
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