found in rig at POE
CALEXICO — U.S. Customs Service agents seized more than 3,300 pounds of marijuana Thursday found hidden in a tractor-trailer rig being driven through the downtown Port of Entry here.
According to a press release from Customs officials, a tractor-trailer rig carrying an empty sea container was refereed to the secondary inspection area's X-ray system.
Agents found an abnormality near the front end of the trailer and a false wall in the front of the trailer. Inside the compartment were 426 packages of marijuana inside 185 boxes.