August 17, 2011 – Immigration officials arrested five out-of-status Nepali students, two female and three male, from their apartments in Irving, Texas this morning.
Sources tell us one of the male student was from Euless, Texas. All five came to the United States on student visa but had been out of their student status for a long period of time. We were told that they could be released from immigration custody on bail ranging from $5000 – $7000.
No further details could be known at this time. We will update as more information is obtained.