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Rodolfo Huerta-Ramos tries to smuggle 22 pounds of methamphetamine into U.S. through San Luis

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 May 13, 2013

 

SAN LUIS, Ariz. — A 47-year-old man was arrested Thursday for attempting to smuggle more than 22 pounds of methamphetamine into the United States.

U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers referred Rodolfo Huerta-Ramos, of San Luis Rio Colorado, Sonora, Mexico, for an inspection of his Chevrolet sedan when he attempted to enter the country.

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U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers assigned to the Port of San Luis locate more than 22 pounds of methamphetamine inside hidden compartments within smuggling vehicle

A narcotics detection canine alerted to the presence of drugs inside the vehicle and a routine X-ray inspection confirmed the cargo.

Officers located 22 packages of crystal meth inside false compartments in the rear quarter panels, according to officials.

The drugs, valued at $344,000, and vehicle were seized.

Huerta was turned over to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s Homeland Security Investigations.

 

 

 

 

http://www.azfamily.com/news/Man-tries-to-smuggle-22-pounds-of-meth-into-US-207246671.html

 

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