$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.

Copyright 2015 Arizona Daily Star. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.