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(Some of the ivory items seized from the store of Victor Gordon.  File photo from CBS3)

Philadelphia Store Owner Gets Prison Time For Smuggling Elephant Ivory Into U.S.

On four occasions beginning in 2006, Gordon paid a smuggler to acquire the ivory directly from Africa and then secret it into the U.S. through JFK International Airport in New York City.

06/04/2014

(Credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Feds: Man Smuggled Technology From U.S. To Pakistan

A federal grand jury in Harrisburg has indicted a former central Pennsylvania resident on charges he smuggled technology out of the United States for use by the Pakistan Atomic Energy Commission.

04/02/2014

(credit: U.S. Dept of Homeland Security)

Arrest Made At PHL After 3 Pairs Of Shoes Discovered To Be Full Of Cocaine Worth $140K

These shoes were made for…smuggling cocaine?!

05/30/2013

Ex-Corrections Officer Sentenced For Smuggling In New Jersey

A former corrections officer is now headed to jail for smuggling contraband in and out of a federal prison in southern New Jersey where he worked.

09/23/2012

Pennsylvania Man Pleads Guilty In Cocaine Smuggling Conspiracy

Twenty-five-year-old Roumik Banerjee of Kennett Square, Pa., entered the plea on Tuesday.

05/29/2012

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Baggage Handler Sentenced To 5 Years For Attempted Cocaine Smuggling

A 40-year-old former US Air baggage handler has been sentenced to prison for conspiring to smuggle cocaine in to the country on a US Air flight to Philadelphia from Jamaica in 2009.

04/09/2011