ANTHONY, N.M. (AP) — The El Paso Times reports a federal investigation is being conducted in the border town of Anthony, N.M.
The newspaper reports several residents reported waking to the sound of loud bangs around 5 a.m. this morning. And at least two helicopters were seen flying over Anthony, Texas, and Anthony, N.M. with one shining a spotlight over some areas.
At least two homes were the subject of the early morning raids, the Times said.
A spokesman with the FBI in New Mexico told the newspaper there is a multi-agency operation being conducted in Anthony, N.M., and that more information will be released later today.