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US-Mexico Border / Drug and Gun Smuggling #306859

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Oct 15, 1986
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Laredo, Texas: Rita Braver) Major raids against alleged gun smugglers along US-Mexico border, believed source of drug traffickers' arms, examined; details given, scenes shown. [Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms spokesperson Phillip CHOJNACKI - notes popularity of exotic weapons.] Suspect weapons noted found at murder scene of DEA (Drug Enforcement Administration) agent Enrique Camarena near Guadalajara, Mexico; illegally obtained United States machine guns recalled used in attack on Colombian supreme court last year as well.

Braver, Rita;
Rather, Dan

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