Maverick County Sheriff's Office(PRESS RELEASE)-December 2, 2014
United States Customs and Border Protection reaches out to the Maverick County Sheriff's Office, Saturday Evening, after a stolen weapon was apparently recovered at the United States Port of Entry #2. Deputies made contact with customs officers, who stated that two male subjects were traveling back into the United States from Mexico when one of the males attempted to declare a weapon given to him by his late grandfather. CBP officers conducted a NCIC/TCIC check on the firearm, which came back as stolen by the Ft. Lauderdale Police Department. Officers took custody of the weapon and contacted the Maverick County Sheriff's Office to conduct further investigations.