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Douglas CBP Officers Seize $11K in Meth

Release Date: 
March 4, 2015
Car battery was found to be filled with meth, when officers opened it for further inspection

Car battery was found to be filled with meth, when officers opened it for further inspection

TUCSON, Ariz. – U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers assigned to the Port of Douglas arrested Angel David Martinez-Miranda, 19, of Agua Prieta, Sonora, Mexico, on March 2 after discovering almost 4 pounds of methamphetamine concealed in his truck’s battery.

Officers seized the meth, worth nearly $11,000, and the vehicle. U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s Homeland Security Investigations took custody of Martinez.

Last modified: 
February 9, 2017