More than a quarter million dollars of meth seized

More than a quarter million dollars of meth seized

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U.S. Border Patrol Agents stationed in the El Centro sector's Highway 86 check point made the discovery after being alerted by their canine. The dog led agents directly to the vehicles gas tank; the tank was removed and inspected. Agents discovered 22 packages containing meth; the driver was arrested and the vehicle and the meth were turned over to the Drug Enforcement Agency. The estimated street value of the narcotics is estimated at $285,000.