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Douglas CBP Officers Seize $49K in Marijuana

Release Date: 
February 10, 2015
CBP officers at the Port of Douglas seize marijuana from within a smuggling vehicle including the spare tire.

CBP officers at the Port of Douglas seize marijuana from within a smuggling vehicle including the spare tire.

TUCSON, Ariz. – U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers assigned to the Port of Douglas arrested a 33-year-old woman from Hermosillo, Sonora, Mexico on Feb. 8 after finding more than 98 pounds of marijuana concealed throughout the GMC truck.

Officers seized the marijuana, worth nearly $49,000, and vehicle. U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s Homeland Security Investigations took custody of the woman.

Last modified: 
February 9, 2017