$250,000 WORTH OF COCAINE FOUND HIDDEN IN CAR
U.S. Customs and Border Protection arrested a Mexican citizen during a cocaine seizure in Hidalgo, Texas.
On Oct. 12, 2019, officers at the Hidalgo-Reynosa International Bridge referred a 24-year-old man driving a white 2014 Ford Focus for a secondary examination. The secondary inspection, which included a non-intrusive imaging system inspection, resulted in the discovery of 13 packages of cocaine that were hidden within the car. The packages weighed 32.36 pounds and have a street value of $250,000.