A U.S. Border Patrol agent has been arrested and charged after state troopers found 110 pounds of cocaine in his rental car that he planned to transport to Chicago, authorities said.A criminal complaint filed in federal court shows Arizona Department of Public Safety troopers stopped agent J…
Drugs included heroin, cocaine and methamphetamine.
Cocaine was worth about $229,000, authorities said.
The heroin and cocaine were found in an SUV at Nogales port.
Federal officers seized nearly 38 pounds of cocaine.
Five separate smuggling attempts over the weekend at Nogales border crossings.
Traffickers will use any means to smuggle heroin and other drugs into the United States.
The busts were made at Southern Arizona ports of entry.
An estimated $275,000 worth of cocaine found in car.
A Tucson man was arrested last week in Pinal County after deputies found cocaine, marijuana, methamphetamine, drug paraphernalia and a gun in his car during a traffic stop.
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Federal officers seized $424,000 in drugs in three separate incidents at the Nogales port of entry.
The son of a reputed Mexican drug boss will be tried in federal court in California on charges he conspired to smuggle drugs into the United States.
Five people were arrested in separate weekend smuggling attempts involving local residents and Mexican nationals at the Nogales port of entry, authorities said.
Two people were arrested in separate incidents at the Nogales Port of Entry last week in connection with trying to smuggle drugs across the border.
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A Phoenix woman is facing drug charges after border officers in Nogales say they found three pounds of cocaine taped to her butt.
A sergeant in the Arizona National Guard who served in Iraq has been sentenced to three years in a Massachusetts prison after pleading guilty to his role in a scheme to move $1 million worth of cocaine from Mexico to Canada.
A 29-year-old man was arrested Wednesday for attempting to smuggle 26 pounds of cocaine into the United States through the Mariposa Port of Entry in Nogales, Ariz, officials said.