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 officers’ role 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.