$93,000 worth of pot found in van at Douglas crossing

2013-11-14T13:09:00Z 2013-11-15T07:30:37Z $93,000 worth of pot found in van at Douglas crossingArizona Daily Star Arizona Daily Star
November 14, 2013 1:09 pm  • 

Officers at the Douglas port of entry seized 187 pounds of marijuana found hidden in a Ford van occupied by two female Mexican nationals Wednesday.

Customs and Border Protection officers removed 149 packages of marijuana from throughout the interior of the vehicle, according to a news release from the agency.

The drugs, worth an estimated $93,000, and vehicle were seized.

The two women's visas were cancelled and they were were turned over to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s Homeland Security Investigations.

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