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More than 31 lbs of meth valued at over $1M seized

(Source: CBP El Paso) (Source: CBP El Paso)
(Source: CBP El Paso) (Source: CBP El Paso)
(Source: CBP El Paso) (Source: CBP El Paso)
(Source: CBP El Paso) (Source: CBP El Paso)
SIERRA BLANCA, TEXAS (KWES) -

A Mexican woman was arrested at the Sierra Blanca checkpoint Wednesday.

According to a press release, after conducting initial inspection, agents decided to conduct a second inspection with x-ray scans.

The officers discovered several packages hidden in car's door. 

Further investigation revealed the packages contained over 31 pounds of meth. The drugs have a street value of over $1,017,000.

The driver and the car were turned over to the DEA in El Paso for further investigation.

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