Customs officers catch $90K in cash at border - Tucson News Now

Customs officers catch $90K in cash at border

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Source: U.S. Customs & Border Protection Source: U.S. Customs & Border Protection
Source: U.S. Customs & Border Protection Source: U.S. Customs & Border Protection

NOGALES, AZ (Tucson News Now) - A Mexican national from Nogales, Sonora, is under arrest for attempting to smuggle $90,000 in unreported U.S. currency into Mexico.

Customs and Border Protection officers stopped his truck Tuesday for further inspection at the Dennis DeConcini Port.  They found stacks of cash underneath the front seat.

Cesar Olea Vazquez, 34, was taken into custody on bulk cash smuggling charges by state authorities.

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