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4 arrested, separate incidents of drug smuggling

4 arrested, separate incidents of drug smuggling

Federal authorities seize nearly $568,000 worth of drugs.

September 22, 2014 6:30 pm
CBP: Meth found hidden in accordion

CBP: Meth found hidden in accordion

Mexican national arrested at the Port of Nogales.

June 26, 2014 12:25 pmLoading…
Nogales port agents seize meth hidden inside accordion

Nogales port agents seize meth hidden inside accordion

Drugs have street value of nearly $14,000.

June 26, 2014 11:46 am Photos

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3 arrested, over $325,000 in drugs seized in Nogales

3 arrested, over $325,000 in drugs seized in Nogales

Three men were arrested and over $325,000 in drugs were seized Thursday in separate incidents at the Nogales port of entry.

June 06, 2014 10:45 pm Photos

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Tucson man won’t be prosecuted in beating death of his father

A man suspected of beating his father to death while they were both high on methamphetamines will not be prosecuted.

May 09, 2014 12:00 am Related
Federal officers seize drugs worth about $290,000

Federal officers seize drugs worth about $290,000

Federal officers seized drugs worth about $290,000 in two separate incidents recently at the port of Nogales.

April 28, 2014 8:01 pm Related
Deputy finds various drugs in Tucson man's car during traffic stop

Deputy finds various drugs in Tucson man's car during traffic stop

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. 

April 21, 2014 8:56 am
Federal officers seize $424,000 in drugs at Nogales port

Federal officers seize $424,000 in drugs at Nogales port

Federal officers seized $424,000 in drugs in three separate incidents at the Nogales port of entry.

April 02, 2014 10:00 pm Related
4 Nogales seizures total $1 million in meth, heroin

4 Nogales seizures total $1 million in meth, heroin

Four separate drug seizures over the weekend at the Nogales port of entry totaled an estimated worth of $1 million in methamphetamine and heroin, federal officials said Monday.

March 10, 2014 8:00 pm Related

Man arrested in Nogales for attempt to smuggle drugs

A man was arrested at the Nogales port of entry Thursday for attempting to smuggle heroin and methamphetamine into the United States.

March 07, 2014 7:45 pm Related
Man attempting to smuggle meth arrested at Nogales border

Man attempting to smuggle meth arrested at Nogales border

A Mexican national was arrested Sunday for attempting to smuggle 24 pounds of methamphetamine through the DeConcini port of entry in Nogales, authorities said.

February 25, 2014 9:30 pm Related

Trial for drug kingpin's son moved to California

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.

November 25, 2013 5:00 pmLoading…
Officers seize heroin, meth at Nogales crossing; Tucson woman arrested

Officers seize heroin, meth at Nogales crossing; Tucson woman arrested

A Tucson woman was arrested Thursday in Nogales on suspicion of trying to smuggle nearly 21 pounds of heroin and methamphetamine into the United States.

November 15, 2013 2:18 pm Photos

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Mexican national arrested for attempt to smuggle meth

Mexican national arrested for attempt to smuggle meth

A Mexican national with "trusted-traveler" status was arrested Wednesday for attempting to smuggle nearly $548,000 worth of methamphetamine at the Nogales port of entry, authorities said.

November 07, 2013 6:00 pm
Federal authorities seize $1.38 million in drugs in Nogales

Federal authorities seize $1.38 million in drugs in Nogales

Five people were arrested in separate weekend smuggling attempts involving local residents and Mexican nationals at the Nogales port of entry, authorities said.


November 04, 2013 8:15 pm Photos

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12 linked to illegal drug sales in Ajo

12 linked to illegal drug sales in Ajo

Deputies of the Pima County Sheriff's Department worked with federal authorities in a joint operation that linked 12 people to illegal drug sales in Ajo.

September 11, 2013 9:30 pm Photos

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Border officers seize $300,000 in cash; nearly $794,000 in meth in 3 incidents

Border officers seize $300,000 in cash; nearly $794,000 in meth in 3 incidents

A 35-year-old Douglas man was arrested Friday for attempting to smuggle $300,000 in unreported cash into Mexico through the Douglas port of entry, authorities said.

September 09, 2013 8:45 pm Photos

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Border officers in Nogales seize $77,000 worth of meth

Border officers in Nogales seize $77,000 worth of meth

A Nogales, Sonora, man was arrested Thursday on charges of trying to smuggle more than 5 pounds of methamphetamine into the United States.

September 06, 2013 2:45 pm Photos

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6 arrested at Nogales ports of entry in separate drug smuggling attempts

6 arrested at Nogales ports of entry in separate drug smuggling attempts

Six people were arrested in recent drug smuggling attempts at the ports of entry in Nogales, federal authorities said.

September 05, 2013 7:00 pm
6 arrested in Nogales in separate smuggling attempts

6 arrested in Nogales in separate smuggling attempts

Six people were arrested in separate incidents in Nogales for attempting to smuggle drugs and cash totaling nearly $1.5 million in value, federal authorities said.

August 28, 2013 10:15 am

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