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San Luis Man Caught with 20 pounds of Meth

Release Date: 
April 16, 2015
Officers seized nearly 20 pounds of meth that were concealed within a stereo speaker box inside of a smuggling vehicle.

Officers seized nearly 20 pounds of meth that were concealed within a stereo speaker box inside of a smuggling vehicle.

TUCSON, Ariz. – U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at the Port of San Luis arrested a 31-year-old man when he attempted to enter the U.S. on April 13 with more than $59,000 worth of methamphetamine in his vehicle.

Officers conducting a secondary inspection of a Chevrolet truck, driven by Victor Manuel Macedo Jr., a U.S. citizen presently living in San Luis, Rio Colorado, Sonora, Mexico, discovered nearly 20 pounds of meth within a stereo speaker box.

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

Last modified: 
February 9, 2017