Meth worth $378,000 is seized at border

2013-06-07T00:00:00Z 2013-06-07T08:02:39Z Meth worth $378,000 is seized at borderArizona Daily Star Arizona Daily Star
June 07, 2013 12:00 am  • 

Border officers found $378,000 of methamphetamine hidden in the doors of an SUV being driven into Arizona on Monday, officials say.

A drug dog alerted to the Ford at the Nogales border crossing, and officers found 16 packages - about 24 pounds in total - of methamphetamine hidden in each of the vehicle's four doors, a news release from U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement says.

The unidentified men - 26 and 29 years old - are U.S. citizens. They were referred to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's Homeland Security Investigations, the release said.

The drugs and vehicle were seized.

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