Latest News Wires Feds crackdown on Mexico border smugglers

In Operation Coyote, federal agents arrested 192 people along the Mexican border in South Texas on immigrant-smuggling charges and seized more than $625,000.

By , Associated Press

The Homeland Security Department said Tuesday it arrested 192 people along the Mexican border in South Texas on immigrant-smuggling charges and seized more than $625,000, part of the Obama administration's efforts to discourage and disrupt the flood of tens of thousands of people crossing the border illegally.