Local men among six to plead guilty in firearms scheme

NEWS Staff Report

BROWNSVILLE – An investigation into the illegal purchase of firearms has culminated with the guilty pleas and pending sentences of six Rio Grande Valley men, two of whom resided in San Benito and Los Fresnos.

The investigated was conducted by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives.

According to Angela Dodge, public affairs officer for the U.S. Attorney’s Office Southern District of Texas, six suspects pled guilty Thursday, Dec. 4 before U.S.  District Judge Andrew S. Hanen.

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