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Border Patrol Seize More Than a Million Dollars in Drugs Over Weekend

Border Patrol Seize More Than a Million Dollars in Drugs Over Weekend

By Wesley Rossenrode. CREATED Nov 19, 2013

BORREGO SPRINGS - BORDER PATROL AGENTS HAD A BUSY WEEKEND - SEIZING OVER A MILLION DOLLARS IN DRUGS.

TWO OF THE BUSTS HAPPENED AT THE HIGHWAY 86 CHECKPOINT NEAR THE SALTON SEA.

DURING A BUS INSPECTION ON FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 15TH, AGENTS ARRESTED A 19-YEAR OLD MAN CARRYING OVER 10 POUNDS OF COCAINE.
AN ESTIMATED STREET VALUE OF $338,000..

ANOTHER BUS INSPECTION A FEW DAYS LATER LED THEM TO MAN WHO WAS HIDING $60,000 WORTH OF HEROIN IN THE SOLES OF HIS SHOES.

THE MOST SIGNIFICANT EVENT OCCURRED ON SUNDAY AT MOUNT SIGNAL, NEAR CALEXICO.
THERE AGENTS SEIZED A VEHICLE LOADED WITH MORE THAN $700,000 WORTH OF MARIJUANA.