CBP officers seize over 100 pounds of methamphetamine

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U.S. Customs and Border Protection Office of Field Operations seized over 100 pounds of methamphetamine in  Roma Port of entry on Wednesday. (Source: U.S. Customs and Border Protection)

U.S. Customs and Border Protection of Field Operations officers seized 100 pounds of methamphetamine at the Roma Port of entry Wednesday.

According to a release, a CBP officer referred a 2010 Nissan Rogue occupied by two  44 year-old women, both U.S. Citizens, for a secondary inspection. 

With the utilization of a canine and a non-intrusive imaging system, CBP officers discovered 110 pounds of alleged methamphetamine concealed within the vehicle.

CBP officers seized the narcotics that have an estimated street value of $750,000 and arrested both passengers.

The case was turned over to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement-Homeland Security Investigations special agents for further investigation.

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