PHOENIX — Ten of the 14 people facing criminal charges after weekend raids
of a metro Phoenix car-wash chain and its staffing-service provider have pleaded
The 10 entered their pleas at their arraignments in federal court Monday
Authorities say one other person will be arraigned later this week and three
people haven’t been arrested yet.
The raids Saturday at locations associated with Danny’s Family Car Wash and
staffing-service provider HR Betty resulted in another 30 people being taken
into custody for immigration processing because they had past criminal
convictions prior orders to leave the country.
Another 179 workers who had no criminal histories and no egregious immigration
violations were released from custody within hours of being interviewed by