Former U.S. Border Patrol Agent David Duque of Premont Texas plead guilty in September to bribery and three counts of unlawfully transfering identification documents, was sentenced to 14 years in federal prison without parole.

Duque had been charged with using his offcial posistion at the Falfurrias Border Patrol Check Point to allow the passing of illegal drugs from Mexico through the check point in exchange for money.