Valley Police Beat: Nine pounds of meth found in car battery, El Centro woman arrested
CALEXICO — U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers found more than nine pounds of methamphetamine inside a car battery
late Thursday, and an El Centro woman driving the car was arrested.
Around 9:30 p.m., a woman driving a blue 1995 Nissan Maxima tried to enter the U.S. at the Calexico downtown Port of Entry,
according to a press statement. Officers referred the driver and her vehicle for a more in-depth examination.