'Funky pickles' seized by Border Patrol turn out to be $  4 million worth of meth

Customs and Border Protection officers recently seized more than $ 4 million worth of suspected methamphetamine at the Pharr-Reynosa International Bridge cargo facility, 该机构说.

在四月 17, CBP officers examined a tractor-trailer hauling a commercial shipment of fresh cucumber pickles into Texas with a non-intrusive imaging system and found it was hiding 114 packages of alleged methamphetamine weighing 217 磅, according to a statement. 那是 $ 4,343,000 worth of drugs, CBP said.
The CBP’s Office of Field Operations seized the narcotics and the tractor-trailer.
      This interdiction reinforces our officersrole in advancing CBP’s border security mission by preventing dangerous drugs from entering and negatively impacting our communities,” Port Director Carlos Rodriguez said.
        CBP South Texas tweeted a photo of the drugs smuggled in the produce, 打电话给他们 “funky pickles.
          The Department of Homeland Security is investigating.




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