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Phoenix man accused of smuggling $10K in his shoes

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(Source: U.S. Customs and Border Protection) (Source: U.S. Customs and Border Protection)
LUKEVILLE, AZ (CBS5) -

A Phoenix man arrested at Lukeville point of entry is accused of trying to smuggle more than $10,000 in cash into Mexico by hiding the money in his shoes.

The 22-year-old man was flagged for further inspection when he tried to pass through the checkpoint Wednesday. Officers found the cash in his shoes and he was taken into federal custody.

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