Gov. Greg Abbott addresses border security in news conference

Gov. Greg Abbott holds a news conference in San Antonio. (KSAT)

FORT WORTH, Texas – (Update: The news conference is over. You can read more about the news conference by clicking here.)

Gov. Greg Abbott will hold a press conference on Thursday in Fort Worth to provide an update on the state’s efforts to secure the border and prevent the smuggling of drugs into Texas.

Abbott will be joined by Steve McCraw, director of the Texas Department of Public Safety and Tarrant County Sheriff Bill Waybourn.