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United States,Mexico,Guatemala

17 April 2009

Dallas Morning News (Texas)

Weapons seized in local cases show North Texas isn't immune from the gun trafficking that's feeding Mexico's drug cartels. While the volume of trafficking locally isn't clear, it is happening. "The cartels will get guns anywhere they can," said Richard Roper, who was U.S. attorney here until January. Thomas Crowley, a special agent with the federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, said, "We have had cases where they have come up to Dallas to... (

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