A husband and wife along with an Odessa man are headed to jail for their roles in trying to smuggle firearms across the border.
28-year-old Brian Connell was sentenced to five years in prison.
Miguel Compean and his wife were given over 10 years behind bars.
The punishments were part of a plea deal.
Officials say they bought 100 firearms from several dealers in Odessa and around the state.
Investigators say they were planning to smuggle the weapons into Mexico.