Meth Bust worth $384K Over the Weekend at Calexico Downtown Port


Calexico, Calif. — U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers working at the Calexico downtown port of entry over the weekend arrested a Mexican citizen after discovering approximately $384,000 worth of methamphetamine hidden in the vehicle she was driving. The incident occurred on Sunday, June 9, at about 1:30 p.m. when a canine unit conducting inspections of vehicles alerted to a grey 2005 Ford Freestyle as the driver waited in line for inspection. Both driver and vehicle were referred for further examination.