CBP Stops Smuggling of Methamphetamine at Brownsville Matamoros International Bridge

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Smugglers continue to use women and children to sneak drugs into the United States. Customs Officers at the Brownsville Matamoros International Bridge stopped a Mexican woman from smuggling about $45,000 worth of methamphetamine.

The little more than two pounds of the narcotics were found hidden under the clothing of a 20 year old woman from Matamoros trying to enter through the pedestrian lane. The narcotics were seized and the woman was handed over to Homeland Security Investigations.

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