Tag: U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP)
WESLACO — Gov. Greg Abbott announced Friday he would halt the enhanced inspection policy that wreaked havoc on commercial traffic along the U.S.-Mexico border and led to the shutdown of the Pharr-Reynosa International Bridge.
It’s not a typically crack down.
U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers in Brownsville seized $106,000, authorities announced Thursday.
A man claims cartel members in Reynosa forced him to drive a tractor-trailer carrying 35 people in the country illegally by threatening to harm his family, according to a criminal complaint.
Border agents arrested a woman and her mother for trying to smuggle liquid meth into the country inside beer bottles taken from their grandmother’s house.
A Houston man’s failure to declare he was transporting a firearm across Brownsville to Mexico has landed him in jail, court documents indicate.