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Associate of Former Border Patrol Agent Sentenced to Prison for Conspiracy to Commit Bribery

Aug 29, 2019 - Legal Monitor Worldwide

An associate of a former U.S. Border Patrol Agent (BPA) was sentenced to 48 months in prison followed by one year of supervised release for conspiring to accept money in return for helping to smuggle marijuana and other illegal drugs into the United States.

Assistant Attorney General Brian A. Benczkowski of the Justice Departments Criminal Division, U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Texas Ryan K. Patrick, Special Agent in Charge Perrye K. Turner of the FBIs Houston Field Office an...