Somerton man arrested for smuggling drugs at San Luis port of en

Somerton man arrested for smuggling drugs at San Luis port of entry

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SAN LUIS, Ariz. - U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers seize more than $300,000 worth of cocaine.

It happened yesterday at the San Luis Port of Entry. Officers say a K9 official alerted them to a car attempting to enter the U.S. being driven by a 35-year-old Somerton man.

Through further inspection, officers located 13 packages of cocaine hidden inside the doors and quarter panels of the car.

The driver was arrested and turned over to ICE. The drugs and car were seized by CBP.

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