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Douglas CBP Officers Seize $79K in Marijuana

Release Date: 
June 17, 2015

TUCSON, Ariz. – Customs and Border Protection officers arrested a Douglas resident during a failed smuggling incident June 16 at the Port of Douglas.

Officers arrested Manuel Angel Carbajal-Perez, 21, after an inspection of his Chevrolet sedan led to the discovery of marijuana packages weighing more than 150 pounds and worth more than $79,000 throughout the vehicle.

Officers seized the drugs and vehicle, and referred Carbajal to Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s Homeland Security Investigations.

Last modified: 
February 9, 2017