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Douglas CBP Officers Seize $75K in Marijuana

Release Date: 
May 4, 2015
CBP officers at the Port of Douglas seized nearly 151 pounds of marijuana from within a smuggling vehicle

CBP officers at the Port of Douglas seized nearly 151 pounds of marijuana from within a smuggling vehicle

TUCSON, Ariz. – U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers assigned to the Port of Douglas arrested Carlota Margaret Bene, 18, of Mesa after discovering nearly 151 pounds of marijuana throughout her Dodge SUV on May 1.

Officers seized the marijuana, worth more than $75,000, and vehicle. U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s Homeland Security Investigations took custody of the subject.

Last modified: 
February 9, 2017