Border Agents bust man with meth underneath dashboard

Yuma

Border Agents bust man with meth underneath dashboard

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YUMA, Ariz. (KSWT News 13) - Border Patrol agents busted a man attempting to smuggle more than $630,000 worth of meth.

It happened Tuesday afternoon near Yuma.

A man was driving his truck through an Interstate-8 checkpoint near Spot Road when a drug-sniffing canine alerted agents to the presence of drugs.

Agents then found about 11 lbs. of meth hidden behind the dashboard.

The man, who is a 35-year-old Mexican citizen legally living in the U.S. with a permanent resident card, was arrested.

 

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