$7.1 million in meth seized at Laredo port of entry

Drugs confiscated at Juarez-Lincoln Bridge

LAREDO, Texas – U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at a Laredo port of entry seized $7.1 million of methamphetamine.

The seizure of 356 pounds of the drug happened Tuesday at the Juarez-Lincoln Bridge.

According to a news release, a CBP officer referred a 2006 Nissan Titan making entry from Mexico into the U.S. for secondary inspection. Following a canine and non-intrusive imaging system examination, CBP officers discovered the drugs concealed within personal belongings.

CBP seized the narcotics and the vehicle.

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement-Homeland Security Investigations special agents are investigating.

https://www.ksat.com/news/local/2022/06/03/71-million-in-meth-seized-at-laredo-port-of-entry/

 

In May agents seized $18 million in methamphetamine hidden in buckets.

https://www.khou.com/article/news/local/texas/massive-meth-bust-laredo/285-fb1c9679-1cd3-4204-802f-d3f71032e4d9

In April agents seized $35 million in methamphetamine.

https://www.cbp.gov/newsroom/local-media-release/cbp-officers-seize-352-million-methamphetamine-laredo-s-world-trade?language_content_entity=en

 

%d bloggers like this: