$2 million dollars worth of cocaine seized at port of entry.
POSTED: Tuesday, November 17, 2009 - 8:07am
UPDATED: Thursday, February 25, 2010 - 11:34am
Three women from Houston are behind bars after trying to cross the Gateway bridge with cocaine.
Customs and Border Protection officers found more than $2 million dollars in cocaine hidden inside their SUV over the weekend. Officers unloaded 32 packages of cocaine weighing almost 68 pounds of the drug which was hidden in a compartment under the floor.
All three women are in their 20's and all from Houston. The three are under arrest and facing federal drug charges.