X-Ray Scan Uncovers Boy Smuggled In A Suitcase, Spanish Authorities Say
May08

X-Ray Scan Uncovers Boy Smuggled In A Suitcase, Spanish Authorities Say

ABC News Spanish police found an 8-year-old boy hidden inside a small suitcase by a 19-year-old woman who had allegedly tried to smuggle him into Spain on Thursday, authorities told ABC News. The little boy, who ABC News is not identifying, was born in Ivory Coast and detected by scanners by customs in Ceuta, a small Spanish territory in North Africa. A police spokeswoman said the boy was scared when they opened the suitcase but had...

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CBP, ICE HSI Report $1.2 Billion In Counterfeit Seizures In 2014
Apr06

CBP, ICE HSI Report $1.2 Billion In Counterfeit Seizures In 2014

Special to the Laredo Sun WASHINGTON—U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) and U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) today announced the fiscal year 2014 results of an aggressive enforcement program to protect the United States from counterfeit and pirated goods. CBP and HSI are the components within the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) responsible for the enforcement of intellectual...

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Aaron Hernandez Fiancee Shayanna Jenkins Testifies At Murder Trial
Mar27

Aaron Hernandez Fiancee Shayanna Jenkins Testifies At Murder Trial

ABC News Aaron Hernandez’s fiancee, Shayanna Jenkins, said today in a Boston courtroom that the formerNew England Patriots star denied involvement in a friend’s alleged murder. Hernandez, 25, is accused of orchestrating Odin Lloyd’s slaying June 17, 2013. Jenkins said this morning that after she found out Lloyd had been killed, she asked Hernandez whether he did it, and he said “no.” “That was the...

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Laredo Sector Border Patrol Agents Arrest An Undocumented Immigrant With Prior Conviction
Mar27

Laredo Sector Border Patrol Agents Arrest An Undocumented Immigrant With Prior Conviction

Special to the Laredo Sun On March 22, 2015, Border Patrol agents assigned to the Laredo West Station, apprehended an undocumented immigrant who was previously convicted of two counts of aggravated sexual assault of a child.  Agents were conducting their assigned duties, when they apprehended a group of undocumented immigrants. During processing, record checks revealed that the male subject, 21, from Honduras, had been charged and...

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Andreas Lubitz: What We Know About The Co-Pilot
Mar26

Andreas Lubitz: What We Know About The Co-Pilot

ABC News The co-pilot who was at the controls of the Germanwings plane that crashed in the French Alps this week had logged relatively few hours, at least by U.S. standards, prior to the fatal flight. He has been identified by French authorities as German citizen Andreas Lubitz, 28, and his actions in the final minutes of the flight are believed to have caused the crash, Brice Robin, Public Prosecutor of Marseille, said today at a...

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Phoenix Suburb Shooting: At Least 4 Shot As Search For Gunman Continues
Mar18

Phoenix Suburb Shooting: At Least 4 Shot As Search For Gunman Continues

ABC News Police have responded to a shooting incident in Mesa, Arizona, where at least four people were shot including one that may be facing life-threatening injuries, authorities said. The alleged shooter remains on the loose and tactical units have been deployed in the search. Mesa police spokesman Esteban Flores said that there are believed to be five or six different locations. “As far as we know, he is alone,” Flores...

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