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Border Patrol Arrest Woman Trying To Smuggle Drugs Across The Border

United States Border Patrol agents assigned to the Indio Border Patrol station arrested a woman Tuesday attempting to smuggle more than 140 lbs of marijuana stashed in her vehicle while driving with two young passengers on I-10. Agents stopped a vehicle on I-10 near the Box Canyon Road exit. The driver, a
41 year old woman and naturalized citizen of the United States, and her two juvenile passengers, a 17 year old female and a four year- ld boy were in the vehicle. Agents searched the vehicle and discovered six large packages of marijuana wrapped in plastic behind the back seat. The packages of marijuana had a combined weight of over 141 lbs and had an estimated street value of over $112,000.

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