CBP discovers $16 million in Methamphetamine at Pharr International Bridge

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365 kg of Meth (courtesy: CBP Hidalgo)

PHARR, Texas — More than $16 million in methamphetamine was discovered by U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) at the Pharr International Bridge.

According to a release, the methamphetamine was found on Monday in a commercial trailer hauling broccoli and other produce that was driven by a 51-year-old man.

An inspection of the trailer revealed 1,561 packages of methamphetamine weighing 804.69 pounds.

CBP seized the methamphetamine and arrested the driver.

This incident is still under investigation.

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