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Border Patrol Agents Seize Narcotics At Port Of Entry

Border Patrol Agents Seize Narcotics At Port Of Entry

A Mexican national is behind bars tonight after Customs and Border Protection seized four bundles of heroin hidden inside a car battery. On Tuesday, federal agents at the Rio Grande City port of entry sent a grey Nissan Altima to secondary inspection. C.B.P. discovered the narcotics weighing in at a total of 6.3 kilos with […]

$1.4 Million Seized in Heroin

$1.4 Million Seized in Heroin

HIDALGO (KFXV) — Agents at the Hidalgo International Bridge seize nearly 1.5 million in heroin. border patrol is reporting that Tuesday, as a 26-year-old, U.S. citizen attempted to cross in a utility trailer, agents discovered almost 36 pounds of alleged heroin concealed within. The approximated street value of the narcotics is over $1.4 million. Officials […]

Border Patrol Sees Increase in Smugglers Crossing Harder Drugs

Border Patrol Sees Increase in Smugglers Crossing Harder Drugs

RGV (KFXV) — As the number of drug seizures in the Rio Grande Valley continue to increase, smugglers are resorting to unusual methods of concealment. U.S. Customs and Border Protection report a major increase in cocaine and heroin seizures through the region this year..from Del Rio to Brownsville, agents are intercepting hard drugs. The South […]