Customs Officers Make $1.4M Heroin Bust
HIDALGO – Customs and Border Protection officers at the Hidalgo International Bridge stopped nearly $1.5 million worth of heroin from crossing into the country.
Customs officers stopped a truck with a utility trailer driven by a 26-year-old man from Dallas.
During an inspection, officers discovered more than 35 pounds of heroin hidden within the trailer.
The drugs carried a street value of $1.4 million.
The driver was arrested and is in the custody of Homeland Security.
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