Border Patrol agents arrest two men with heroin in shoes

Yuma

Border Patrol agents arrest two men with heroin in shoes

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YUMA, Ariz. (13 On Your Side) - U.S. Border Patrol agents busted two men with almost five pounds of heroin hidden in their shoes.

It happened yesterday, at the Interstate-8 checkpoint just east of Yuma.

Agents say a canine alerted them to a shuttle bus passing through the checkpoint. 

Agents searched the passengers and bus and found heroin hidden in two men's shoes.

The drugs have a total value of $150,000.

Both the men and the packages of heroin were turned over to the Drug Enforcement Administration.

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