CBP K9 thwarts potential drug smuggler - Tucson News Now

CBP K9 thwarts potential drug smuggler

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DOUGLAS, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

Score another one for the drug sniffing canines with U.S. Customs and Border Protection, as more than 200 pounds of marijuana is found inside a truck at the Raul Hector Castro Port of Entry in Douglas. 

According to a CBP release, a 26-year-old man from Mexico was arrested after a CBP canine alerted to possible drugs in his truck on Thursday, March 16.  

CBP officers searched the GMC truck and found several bundles of marijuana hidden throughout the interior and exterior of the vehicle.  

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The drugs, worth an estimated $112,000 and the truck were seized by CBP. The suspect has been turned over to Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s Homeland Security Investigations for processing. 

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