Feds seize nearly 38 pounds of meth at Arizona border
SAN LUIS, Ariz. -- A man is in custody accused of trying to smuggle nearly 38 pounds of methamphetamine into southern Arizona.
U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials said Guillermo Eleazar Lopez-Rodriguez, 50, of Mexico, has been turned over to federal Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials.
CBP officers and a detection canine found $538,000 worth of meth hidden in the frame of an SUV Lopez-Rodriguez was driving.
The drugs and vehicle were seized at the scene.