HSI Agents Raid El Paso Flee Market
POSTED: Sunday, April 15, 2012 - 4:49pm
UPDATED: Monday, June 18, 2012 - 8:15am
Agents with Homeland Security Investigations raided a South El Paso Flee market Sunday afternoon.
The raid happened at The Fox Plaza flee market around 12:00 p.m. where agents seized counterfeit merchandise.
Homeland Security Investigations says the seizure is a part of the continuing effort to identify venders who are selling counterfeit merchandise.
HSI Special Agents put the illegal merchandise into boxes.
Items taken include knock-off hang bags, NFL jerseys, designer t-shirts, and pirated CD's and DVD's.
HSI is counting the amount of illegal merchandise seized, but the amount is described as significant.
One shopper says that she only buys authentic designer goods.
Sunday afternoon's raid is still under investigations and there were no arrests made.