(Millions of dollars in narcotics seized)…..The recent seizures occurred at the International Border.
Customs and Border Protection says $920,000 worth of narcotics were found in the gas tank of a pick-up crossing the Calexico Port. A 69-year-old Mexicali resident was taken into custody. A 35-year-old Mexican truck driver was also arrested after CBP officers found $180,000 worth of narcotics in the Freightliner he was driving across the border in Calexico. The other seizures occurred in the San Diego area.