Border Patrol seizes nearly $1M worth of meth, heroin - DC News FOX 5 DC WTTG

Border Patrol seizes nearly $1M worth of meth, heroin

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NOGALES, Ariz. -

A Mexican man and a Tucson woman were arrested in Nogales after a pair of drug smuggling attempts.

Border Patrol officials say a drug dog alerted them to the man's car on Sunday.

Officers found 61 pounds of meth hidden inside the vehicle.

The drugs are worth an estimated $951,000.

On Saturday, a drug dog sniffed out $17,000 worth of heroin under the woman's clothing.


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