Agents seize over two million dollars of meth and cocaine

Published: Jan. 19, 2023 at 1:37 PM CST
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LAREDO, Tx (KGNS) - Over two million dollars of drugs are off the streets thanks to the keen smell of a Customs canine.

It happened during two separate busts.

The first bust happened at bridge two last Saturday after agents referred a 33-year-old female to secondary inspection.

It was there the canine discovered 91 pounds of alleged meth within the woman’s personal belongings. The narcotics had a street value of 1.7 million dollars.

The second seizure occurred later that afternoon, also at bridge number two after a CBP Officer referred a 22-year-old united states citizen to secondary inspection.

It was there that the canine sniffed out 18 pounds of alleged cocaine inside the vehicle.

The drugs had a street value of $245,000.

In both cases, agents seized the drugs, both vehicles and arrested both drivers.

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