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Border Patrol Arrests Smugglers Carrying Large Amounts Of Marijuana

Authorities say a dozen suspected drug smugglers have been arrested and 1250 pounds of marijuana were seized by agents patrolling in southern Arizona. 

U.S. Border Patrol say agents called in air support late Tuesday (15) night after spotting the group of smugglers carrying bundles of marijuana, estimated to be worth $625,000. 

The agency says eleven adults and one juvenile were arrested, and all will face federal smuggling charges.

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