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Nogales border agents seize 26 pounds of meth worth $398k

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NOGALES, Ariz. -

Agents with the United States Customs & Border Protection seized 26 pounds of methamphetamine Sunday.

CBP officials say that 56 year-old, Jose Eduardo Garcia-Rocha, tried to enter the country at the Port of Entry in Nogales.

Officers conducted a random inspection on his vehicle with a canine. While inspecting the dog alerted his handler to the presence of narcotics.

A further inspection yielded 21 packages of meth packed in the frame of the car.

The meth seized would carry an estimated street value of $398,000.

 

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