U.S. Border Patrol El Centro sector seize meth valued $700,000
August 26th 2012 · 5 Comments
The incident occurred during early this morning after a border patrol canine team alerted to a Ford F-150 truck.
Agents referred the driver to secondary inspection and five packages of meth inside the gas tank.
The DEA took custody of the 63-year-old male who was U.S. citizen, the vehicle and narcotics.
A version of this column originally appeared in www.kswt.com.
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