More than 20 Pounds of Methamphetamine Seized in AZPosted on April 23, 2014
On Wednesday, April 23, 2014, U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers referred a Ford Truck for further inspection in San Luis, Arizona.
Following a positive canine alert to the presence of narcotics within the truck, officers performed a thorough search and located 20 packages of crystal methamphetamine concealed within the gas tank. This find weighed almost 21 pounds, with an estimated street value of close to $324,000.
The driver, a 30-year-old Arizona resident, was arrested and handed over to Homeland Security Investigations. The truck and the drugs were seized.