74 pounds of marijuana seized at Presidio Port of Entry

74 pounds of marijuana seized at Presidio Port of Entry
74 pounds of marijuana found in the fuel tank of a Jeep (Source: U.S. Customs and Border Protection)

PRESIDIO, TX (KWES) - U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers caught a load of drugs being smuggled into the country at the Presidio Port of Entry.

74 pounds of marijuana were seized after a drug sniffing dog tipped off officers.

An X-ray of a Jeep found 72 vacuum sealed packages in the fuel tank.

An 38-year-old woman was taken into custody for the failed smuggling attempt.

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