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Cash hidden in laundry soap seized at Nogales crossing

Cash hidden in laundry soap seized at Nogales crossing

A California woman was arrested Saturday for trying to smuggle $100,000 in cash into Mexico in a laundry detergent box, officials said.

July 22, 2013 1:54 pm Photos

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Border drug-smuggling tunnel shut down in Nogales

A cross-border drug-smuggling tunnel that was under construction was discovered Tuesday during a routine, bi-national inspection of the main storm drain system in Nogales and was shut down by authorities on both sides of the border, according to a news release.

June 27, 2013 3:44 pm
Nogales port officers find $1.6M hidden in truck

Nogales port officers find $1.6M hidden in truck

Two Mexican nationals were arrested in separate weekend incidents for trying to smuggle more than $1.6 million in unreported U.S. currency into Mexico through Nogales ports of entry.

June 10, 2013 3:41 pm Photos

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$90K in cash seized at border in Nogales

$90K in cash seized at border in Nogales

A 34-year-old Mexican national from Nogales, Sonora, was arrested Tuesday for attempting to smuggle $90,000 in unreported U.S. currency into Mexico through the Dennis DeConcini Port in Nogales, Ariz.

April 18, 2013 5:17 pm
Border officers seize fraudulent credit cards at Nogales crossing

Border officers seize fraudulent credit cards at Nogales crossing

A Mexican man is accused of trying to smuggle nearly 80 fraudulent credit cards out of southern Arizona, federal authorities say.

April 15, 2013 3:21 pm Related
Man wanted in Tucson murder arrested at border

Man wanted in Tucson murder arrested at border

A Mexican national wanted in connection to a slaying of a man on the city's southside last summer was arrested at the U.S.-Mexico border Wednesday, authorities said.

March 07, 2013 7:05 pm
Woman arrested in heroin smuggling attempt in Nogales

Woman arrested in heroin smuggling attempt in Nogales

A Mexican national was arrested Friday for attempting to smuggle more than $77,000 worth of heroin through the Dennis DeConcini Port in Nogales.

October 22, 2012 12:05 pm Photos

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Border officers find cocaine in transmission of Tucson man’s truck

Border officers find cocaine in transmission of Tucson man’s truck

A Mexican man living in Tucson was arrested Sunday at the Dennis DeConcini Port in Nogales after officials say they found about five pounds of cocaine stuffed into the transmission of the car he was driving.

September 24, 2012 1:03 pm

Man busted with pot, meth at Nogales border crossing

Federal authorities say a Mexican man is in custody after allegedly trying to smuggle about $183,000 worth of narcotics into southern Arizona.

August 03, 2012 8:20 am

Port officers in Nogales seize 27 lbs. of cocaine, arrest man

A 66-year-old Mexican national was arrested in Nogales on Saturday for attempting to smuggle more than 27 pounds of cocaine into the United States through the Dennis DeConcini Port, officials said.

July 16, 2012 4:53 pm
Arizona border agents find cocaine in man's wheelchair seat

Arizona border agents find cocaine in man's wheelchair seat

Just over 7 pounds of cocaine was found hidden in the cushion of a wheelchair of a man crossing the border into Arizona this weekend, officials said.

May 15, 2012 12:03 pm Photos

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41 pounds of cocaine seized in Nogales

A Mexican man has been arrested for allegedly trying to smuggle nearly 41 pounds of cocaine into Arizona, federal authorities say.

April 26, 2012 3:15 pm

Border agents find $206K in SUV headed for Mexico

NOGALES, Ariz. (AP) — Federal authorities in Nogales said they’ve seized more than $206,000 of unreported currency from a woman headed for Mexico.

February 23, 2012 4:10 pm

Undeclared $125K seized at Nogales border

Customs and Border Protection officers say they’ve seized nearly $125,000 in undeclared U.S. currency from a couple headed for Mexico through southern Arizona.

January 25, 2012 4:02 pm

Nogales border officers seize ammo stash

U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers say they’ve seized more than 1,900 rounds of ammunition at the Dennis DeConcini Port near Nogales.

January 06, 2012 5:30 pm

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