A 42-year-old Nogales, Sonora woman was arrested after $519,000 worth of methamphetamine was found in her vehicle, authorities said.

Nora Alicia Rosas Castelo was taken into custody Friday by federal officers at the Dennis DeConcini port of entry, said  Juan Osorio, a Customs and Border Protection spokesman.

Authorities found 26 packages of methamphetamine throughout her Hyundai sedan during inspection, Osorio said.

The car and drugs were seized.

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