Friday, August 5, 2011

The logistics of war

Its a war and supplies are necessary.

By hook or by crook apparently.

Feds nab 5,000 rounds of live ammunition headed to Mexico
By Lynn Brezosky - Express-News

BROWNSVILLE — Customs officers at the Gateway International Bridge seized 5,000 rounds of ammunition from a 2005 Ford Excursion heading into Mexico, authorities said Friday.

The driver, 21, of Matamoros, Mexico, was transferred to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement for investigation after the ammunition boxes were found Wednesday morning.

The officers found 4,000 rounds of .223-caliber ammunition and 1,000 rounds of 7.62 x 39-caliber ammunition hidden under the vehicle's rear seat.