Driver arrested for attempting to smuggle over 7 lbs. of cocaine
POSTED: Monday, April 7, 2014 - 3:57pm
UPDATED: Tuesday, April 8, 2014 - 8:24am
BROWNSVILLE, TX (KVEO NEWSCENTER 23) — A man allegedly tries to smuggle cocaine into the U.S. but authorities say, they stopped him at the Gateway International bridge over the weekend.
Agents found Florentino Izaguirre, 19, in possession of seven and half pounds of cocaine they say was hidden inside his car.
The street value of the drugs, about $70,000, he was arrested by police.