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Nogales CBP Busts Smuggler with $55K in Meth

Release Date: 
October 6, 2016

TUCSON, Ariz. – Customs and Border Protection officers arrested a 36-year-old Nogales, Arizona man Monday after finding $55,000 worth of methamphetamine – approximately 18 pounds – in the rocker panels of his Honda sedan at the Dennis DeConcini crossing in Nogales.

Officers seized the drugs and vehicle, and turned the subject over to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s Homeland Security Investigations.

Last modified: 
February 3, 2021