Million Dollars of Cocaine Seized at Border Crossings
POSTED: Tuesday, February 24, 2009 - 9:23am
UPDATED: Thursday, February 25, 2010 - 12:32pm
Customs and Border Protection officers have more than a million dollars in seized cocaine.
They picked it up in two seperate busts with one at the Hidalgo/Reynosa bridge searched a Jeep Cherokee and found a package of cocaine hidden in the Jeep's oil pan. They arrested a 30 year-old Houston woman on federal drug charges.
The second bust happened at the Pharr/Reynosa bridge where a narcotics dog sniffed out 11 cocaine packages in a secret compartment inside a Ford Escort.