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El Paso Customs Agents Make Large Drug Bust

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

EL PASO - Customs agents in El Paso made a large drug bust on Monday after finding a SUV full of marijuana.

Officers found almost 200 bundles of marijuana in hidden compartments.   

In all, the marijuana weighed a little more than 200 pounds.

That's worth about $165,000 on the street.

Officers arrested the driver, 20-year-old Jesus Navarro of Chihuahua, Mexico, for the failed smuggling attempt.

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