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Agents seize firearm during human smuggling attempt

During the fiscal year, agents have seized over 30 firearms which is a dramatic increase from last year
Published: May. 4, 2021 at 5:48 AM CDT
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LAREDO, TX. (KGNS) -Border Patrol agents continue to seizure firearms during human smuggling attempts.

The incident happened on May 1st when agents at the Hebbronville Station conducted a traffic stop on a white SUV that was traveling on Highway 359.

Agents searched the vehicle and found seven Mexican Nationals along with a 9-millimeter semi-automatic pistol.

During the fiscal year, agents have seized over 30 firearms which is a dramatic increase from the same time frame last year.

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