U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Office of Field Operations (OFO) at the Pharr International Bridges Cargo Facility intercepted $18,800,000 in alleged methamphetamine.

On The Border: CBP Officers Seize Over $18 Million In Meth, At One Bridge

U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Office of Field Operations (OFO) at the Pharr International Bridges Cargo Facility intercepted $18,800,000 in alleged methamphetamine.

“This massive methamphetamine smuggling attempt was stopped, thanks to our vigilant officers who continue to work as a team and use all available tools and resources to their full potential,” said Port Director Carlos Rodriguez, Hidalgo/Pharr/Anzalduas Port of Entry.

On February 15, 2022, CBP officers assigned to the Pharr International Bridge cargo facility encountered a commercial tractor-trailer arriving from Mexico.

Boxes containing nearly 1,349 pounds of methamphetamine seized by CBP officers at Pharr International Bridge.
Boxes containing nearly 1,349 pounds of
methamphetamine seized by CBP officers at Pharr
International Bridge.

A CBP officer referred the conveyance for further inspection, which included utilizing non-intrusive imaging equipment and screening by a canine team.

After physically inspecting the conveyance, officers extracted 1,348.83 pounds (611.82 kg) of alleged methamphetamine concealed within the trailer.

CBP OFO seized the narcotics and tractor-trailer, and the case remains under investigation by agents with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement-Homeland Security Investigations (ICE-HSI).

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One Reply to “On The Border: CBP Officers Seize Over $18 Million In Meth, At One Bridge”

  1. We need border walls. We need to deport invaders. We need all drug dealers in prison.

    We need FJB impeached, removed, and jailed for human trafficking.

    FJB

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