Man busted with pot at San Luis Port of Entry

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Man busted with pot at San Luis Port of Entry

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© Photo courtesy of U.S. Customs and Border Protection © Photo courtesy of U.S. Customs and Border Protection

SAN LUIS, Ariz. (13 On Your Side) - A 50-year-old man was busted trying to smuggle 295 pounds of marijuana into the United States through the San Luis port of Entry.

Agents arrested Francisco Gallegos, from San Luis, Sonora, Mexico, after a canine team alerted agents to 12 bundles of marijuana hidden in the fuel tank of his truck.

Gallegos is now in the custody of Immigration and Customs Enforcement's Homeland Security Investigations.

 

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