Regional
4:57 pm
Thu September 5, 2013

Two Men Arrested In Connection With FBI Drug Investigation

Two men were arrested on firearms charges in connection with an investigation by the FBI’s Las Cruces Southwest Border Hybrid Squad and the Las Cruces-Dona Ana County Metro Narcotics Agency in southern New Mexico on Thursday morning.

Javier Orozco, 29, and Victor Carreon, 23, both of Anthony, are expected to appear in U.S. District Court in Las Cruces on Friday.

The FBI Albuquerque SWAT team served search warrants in Anthony and Vado, N.M.

No further information will be released until after the court appearances.