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CBP: Fentanyl and pounds of cocaine found hidden within car battery

Caught at the Port of Nogales
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Posted at 11:54 AM, Mar 30, 2022
and last updated 2022-03-30 14:55:41-04

TUCSON, Ariz. (KGUN) — The U.S. Customs and Border Protection found over 50,000 fentanyl tablets and 2.35 pounds cocaine hidden within a car battery.

This drug bust was found at the Port of Nogales.

Port Director Michael W. Humphries thanked the federal agents involved for safeguarding our borders.

The CBP reports 4,200 pounds of fentanyl and 23,500 pounds of cocaine confiscated since the 2022 fiscal year began.

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