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CBP Port Huron Seizes Handgun and Marijuana

Release Date: 
March 15, 2021
Gun seized at Blue Water Bridge
Gun seized at Blue Water Bridge 

PORT HURON, Mich. – Last week, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Office of Field Operations officers at the Blue Water Bridge seized an unregistered handgun and marijuana.

Marijuana seized at Blue Water Bridge
Marijuana seized at
Blue Water Bridge 

On March 7, CBP Officers encountered a 42 year old male who attempted to make entry at the Blue Water Bridge after being refused entry into Canada. CBP Officers conducted a secondary vehicle examination and discovered an unregistered handgun, 32 rounds of 9mm ammunition and a container of peanuts which actually contained marijuana with a total weight of 27.29 grams. 

“This was a great team effort by our officers” said Acting Port Director John Nowak.

The handgun and marijuana were seized by CBP in accordance with federal law.

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Last modified: 
March 15, 2021