Somerton woman busted with hard drugs at port of entry

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Somerton woman busted with hard drugs at port of entry

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SAN LUIS, Ariz. (13 On Your Side) - A Somerton woman is now behind bars after Customs and Border Protection officers found hard drugs stashed in her car.
They say 39-year-old Nancy Meraz was trying to cross the border into Arizona when drug-sniffing dogs detected the drugs.
Officers searched her car and found a total of 50 pounds of meth and heroin hidden in her gas tank.
The combined value of the drugs is $765,000 dollars.
The drugs and vehicle were seized. Meraz was turned over to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s Homeland Security Investigations.

 

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