BROWNSVILLE, Texas (KVEO) — The Cameron County Sheriff’s Office seize approximately $1 million of cocaine.
Sheriff Omar Lucio said deputies conducted a traffic stop. The officer noticed tampering to the tailgate of the vehicle.
Lucio said a K-9 officer alerted them to an area near the bumper, where officers then discovered a false door.
A search led to the discovery multiple bundles totaling to 21.5 kilos of cocaine, valued at approximately $1 million.
Officials arrested the driver, identified as Beatrice Carrizales from Brownsville.