More Than 10,000 Assault Weapons In Route to Brevard From China Seized by Federal Officers
By WESH News // June 28, 2020
shipment was seized on May 22 at package handling facility in Louisville, Kentucky
(WESH NEWS) – More than 10,000 assault weapons from China were recently seized by federal officers who said they were being shipped to a home in Brevard County.
The shipment was seized on May 22 at a package handling facility in Louisville, Kentucky, according to U.S. Customs and Border Protection.
According to a statement, the officers inspected the items, which arrived from Shenzhen, China, and were headed for a residence in Melbourne.
The parcel contained 100 steel pin samples, which is a common practice of smugglers manifesting the contraband as a harmless or legitimate commodity to avoid additional examination, officials said.
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