A federal jury has convicted a Minnesota man of smuggling arms to Nigeria and lying on firearms purchase records. Fifty-one-year-old Sheriff Olaleran Mohammed was convicted of one count of smuggling goods from the U.S. and 17 counts of providing false statements while purchasing a firearm.
A 30-year-old man has been sentenced to two years in prison for smuggling AK-47 parts to Paraguay.
A Minneapolis man has admitted to smuggling parts of AK-47 rifles from the U.S. to Paraguay — disguised in a box that was said to contain T-shirts.
A prison inmate in Sarasota Florida was caught in an unusual smuggling attempt.