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Homeland Security operation underway in Guymon

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Guymon, OK - An operation is underway in Guymon involving Homeland Security agents.

Below are statements sent to NewsChannel 10 from ICE and Seaboard Foods. 


U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement Statement:

Special agents with U.S. Immigration (ICE) and Customs Enforcement's Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) are conducting an operation in western Oklahoma regarding a law enforcement investigation.

However, no arrests – including administrative immigration arrests -- are anticipated during this operation.

Since this is an ongoing operation, no further details can be released at this time.


Carl Rusnok
Director of Communications (Spokesman)
Central Region (Dallas, Texas)
U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE)

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Seaboard Foods Statement: 

Today, federal law enforcement reviewed and collected documents at Seaboard Foods' Shawnee Mission, Kan., and Guymon, Okla., properties.

The company and its employees are cooperating fully and are committed to 
upholding legal practices and protocols throughout all aspects of our business.

David Eaheart, Spokesman 

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An internal source working for Seaboard Foods tells NewsChannel 10 that agents were confiscating documents from the IT center and Human Resources department. 

We will continue following this developing story and bring you the latest details on air and online as they become available. 

 

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