The arrests were the result of a two-year investigation known as HITS (High Intensity Trafficking Suppression).
Both the U.S. Senate and U.S. House of Representatives are considering plans to raise the penalty for straw purchasing a gun.
“We need to look at education; we need to look at public safety; we have to look at the infrastructure of the cities,” he said.
Prosecutors say 65-year-old Leronald Loper, an employee of the Corps, planned to rob an armored car.
They allegedly met undercover agent to pull off armed robbery involving drugs
Attorney General Eric Holder continued to show contempt of Congress in his remarks following the House vote to hold him “in contempt” for refusing to hand over documents associated with the Fast and Furious operation.
FBI, ATF agents to track down violent criminals and gangs
Wednesday, June 20, 2011 will go down in history as the day that was the beginning of the end for President Barack Obama’s presidency. With the president’s execution of executive privilege regarding United States Attorney General Eric Holder’s “Fast and Furious” gun-walking scandal.
Manuel Ramirez and Javier Villasenor-Cardona, were indicted along with twenty-four other individuals and charged with being members of a large cocaine distribution organization.
Explosion at fireworks plant ruled an accident.