(Oceanside woman arrested this week)…21 year old Karen Cruz Barrera was taken into custody at the downtown Calexico Port.
She was driving across the border when her vehicle was referred to the secondary inspection area. A K-9 Detector dog alerted to the vehicle. A detailed search resulted in the discovery of 10 packages with an estimated 23.68 pounds of methamphetamine. The meth was found behind the rear tire well. The woman was arrested, and the narcotics and vehicle were seized.