Authorities seize 2,900 pounds of marijuana from horse trailer near Nogales
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By Krystin Sorich. CREATED Sep 27, 2013
NOGALES, Ariz.(KGUN9-TV) – Officials seized 2,900 pounds of pot from a horse trailer near Nogales.
Santa Cruz County authorities stopped a large drug smuggling attempt Thursday on Highway 82, according to the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement.
The vehicle was reportedly pulling a horse trailer and failing to stay in its lane. A sheriff’s deputy pulled the vehicle over and the man driving fled the scene.
Authorities found 116 bundles of marijuana inside the vehicle and trailer.
No arrests have been made in the case. The suspect remains at large.