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Brian Barnes
ATF sting nabs another group of would-be home invasion suspects

They met three times at Penn Station to discuss the robbery of a cartel's drug stash house, then on Thursday, strapped with handguns, gathered at a 7-11 in Hampden for a last-minute rendezvous before carrying out the plot, according to court documents. The whole operation was a ruse, however, set up by federal agents. It's at least the second time the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives has used the method in recent months to identify and arrest home invasion suspects. The first time, it led to gunfire and a car crash in South Baltimore as the suspects tried to flee. If that sounds like entrapment, you're making the same case as a group of suspects charged in...