Officers bust Somerton man with cocaine at Port of Entry

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Officers bust Somerton man with cocaine at Port of Entry

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ANDRADE, Calif.  (13 On Your Side) - A Somerton man is arrested for trying to smuggle cocaine through the Andrade Port of Entry.

U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers discovered the 38 pounds of cocaine hidden underneath the rear seat of a pickup truck early Monday morning.

The cocaine has a street value of more than $450,000.

The 22-year-old driver was booked into Imperial County Jail. 

 

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