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NOTICE: Due to the lapse in federal funding, this website will not be actively managed. This website was last updated on December 21, 2018 and will not be updated until after funding is enacted. As such, information on this website may not be up to date. Transactions submitted via this website might not be processed and we will not be able to respond to inquiries until after appropriations are enacted.

 

Aviso del impacto de la interrupción de fondos federales en las operaciones del sitio web del Oficina de Aduanas y Protección Fronteriza de los Estados Unidos (CBP, por sus siglas en inglés)

AVISO:  A causa de la interrupción de fondos federales, este sitio de web no será administrado activamente. La última actualización a este sitio web se realizó el 21 de diciembre de 2018 y no se harán más actualizaciones hasta que el gobierno reanude operaciones; por ende, puede que el sitio web no refleje la información más reciente. Es posible que no podamos procesar transacciones ni responder a
preguntas hasta que se reanuden operaciones.

San Luis CBP Officers Arrest 17 Year Old Meth Smuggler

Release Date: 
December 20, 2018

TUCSON, Ariz. – U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers arrested a United States United States citizen for attempting to smuggle methamphetamine at the Port of San Luis on Wednesday.

Teen had a container of meth taped to his thigh
Teen had a container of meth taped to
his thigh

Yesterday evening, a 17-year-old teenager applied for entry through the pedestrian lane.  CBP officers referred him for additional inspection after a CBP narcotics detection canine alerted to a scent it was trained to detect. During the search, the officers found one package identified as methamphetamine taped to his thigh.  The drugs weighed more than half pound and is valued at $1,800.

CBP officers seized the drugs and the teenager was turned over to the Yuma County Task Force.

Last modified: 
December 21, 2018