TUCSON, Ariz. - A Tucson couple was sentenced to five years in prison for weapons smuggling.
According to the U.S. Department of Justice, 29-year-old Michael Justin Huynh and 28-year-old Katie Ellen O'Brien pleaded guilty to smuggling AK-type and .50 caliber semiautomatic assault rifles from the U.S. into Mexico.
Huynh was sentenced Sept. 3 and O'Brien was sentenced Jan. 16.
The ATF and U.S. Postal Service Office of Inspector General investigated the case.