Fake Yeti tumblers confiscated coming into Shreveport

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SHREVEPORT, La. (KTAL) – (6/20/19) A fake shipment of Yeti tumblers won’t be hitting the streets of Shreveport.

The U.S. Customs and Border Protection tweeted out a picture this week, announcing that a Shreveport based officer discovered the fake tumblers.

Officials say these fake tumblers are dangerous because they are often made with lead.

Courtesy: U.S. Customs and Border Protection

The items were shipped from Hong Kong and was supposed to be delivered locally.

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