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Woman Stopped At The Border With Purse Full Of Heroin

US-Border-PatrolBorder Patrol officials say a woman was arrested Wednesday after they found heroin in her purse. 

Officials say 41-year-old Maria Motrales was arrested after attempting to enter the United States at the San Luis Port of Entry. 

KSWT says the amount of drugs is valued at $37,000.

Motrales, who is not a U.S. citizen, was turned over to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's Homeland Security.

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