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War On Drug / Texas-Mexico Border Smuggling #139765

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Feb 26, 1992
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) President Bush's drug summit meeting in San Antonio, Texas, noted. Report introduced.

(On the Texas-Mexico border: Mark Potter) Drug smuggling along the Mexico-Texas border examined; scenes shown from the Rio Grande River along the border to illustrate the sites and methods of smuggling. [US Customs Service Michael LAPPE, Customs agent Robert GRACIA (Central Intelligence Agency) - comment.] Guilty plea from Sheriff Richard Thompson, head of a multi-county drug task force, to smuggling charges cited as an example of the problem of corruption.

Jennings, Peter;
Potter, Mark

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