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Customs agents seize $344K in drugs in Nogales

Customs agents seize $344K in drugs in Nogales

By Phil Villarreal. CREATED Jul 25, 2014

NOGALES, Ariz. (KGUN-TV) - Agents seized $344,000 in hard drugs from a Nogales, Son. man Thursday.

Customs and Border Production officers arrested Luis Alberto Chavez-Felix in Nogales, Ariz. The 21-year-old suspect  had five pounds of methamphetamine, 18.6 pounds of heroin and six pounds of cocaine in his Nissan sedan's rocker arms.
Officers processed the drugs, seized the vehicle and turned Chavez over to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's Homeland Security Investigations.