PHOTOS: Gulf Cartel Ammunition, Drugs Seized in South Texas near Border

In a span of 24 hours, Rio Grande Valley Sector Border Patrol agents seized separate loads of ammunition and drugs belonging to the Gulf Cartel.

The Rio Grande City Border Patrol station covers 72 miles of the southwest border, which encompasses all of Starr County, Texas. It is an essential location for Gulf Cartel and Los Zetas “Cartel Del Noreste” (CDN) operations. There is no border wall in the area for approximately 41 miles as the crow flies