California Resident Attempts to Smuggle Drugs Across the Border
March 22nd 2012 · 0 Comments
The incident happened at the Calexico downtown port of entry during vehicle inspections.
Officers flagged a blue 2006 Nissan Sentra for further examination and with the help of a canine team discovered 23 wrapped packages of cocaine hidden behind a false wall inside the trunk.
CBP officers turned the driver, a Heber California resident over to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents. She was booked into the Imperial County Jail where and awaits an arraignment.
CBP seized the drugs and vehicle.
A version of this column originally appeared in www.kswt.com.
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