CBP Seizes $500K Worth of Cocaine

3 years 2 months 17 hours ago Friday, August 24 2018 Aug 24, 2018 August 24, 2018 3:55 PM August 24, 2018 in News

HIDALGO – A man is in federal custody for trying to smuggle $500,000 worth of alleged cocaine into the U.S.

Customs and Border Protection says a silver 2003 Honda Pilot was referred to a secondary station at the Hidalgo-Reynosa International Bridge on Tuesday.

Upon inspection, CBP officers found 25 packages concealed within the vehicle.

The driver, a 23-year-old from Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, was arrested.

The car and drugs were seized.

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