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CBP seizes nearly two million dollars of meth

Million dollar meth bust
Million dollar meth bust(U.S. Customs and Border Protection)
Published: Apr. 28, 2021 at 11:16 AM CDT
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LAREDO, TX. (KGNS) -Federal agents seized nearly two million dollars of drugs at a Laredo port of entry over the weekend.

The seizure happened on Friday, Apr. 23, at the Juarez-Lincoln Bridge when officers referred a 2010 Chevrolet Malibu to secondary inspection.

The vehicle was driven by a 22-year-old man who was traveling from Mexico at the time.

After a non-intrusive imaging system examination, officers were able to find 19 packages of meth concealed within the vehicle.

The drugs weighed 98.5 pounds and had an estimated street value of $1,971,794.

CBP officers seized the drugs and the case was turned over to Homeland Security.

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