• June 12, 2021

Tags : cbp bust

CBP Officers nab 2,570 pounds of Meth hidden among Lighting

U.S. Customs and Border Protection Officers assigned to the Ysleta Port of Entry Cargo Facility seized approximately 2,570 pounds of methamphetamine hidden among a shipment of lighting fixtures. Officials say the meth seizure occurred on the afternoon of December 9, when a 2007 Freightliner tractor-trailer driven by a 56-year-old Mexican citizen arrived at the port […]Read More

CBP Officers make large cash bust at Paso Del Norte

U.S. Customs and Border Protection Officers (CBP) working at the Paso del Norte border crossing seized $360,150 in unreported U.S. currency. CBP officials say the seizure took place on July 22nd at approximately 10:40 a.m., when two male U.S. citizens drove in from Mexico in a Volkswagen Passat. “The primary CBP Officer discovered undeclared currency […]Read More

Bridge of the Americas CBP Officers stop large steroid smuggling

Tuesday afternoon, officials with the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) released information about a large anabolic steroids bust that took place last week at the Bridge of the Americas border crossing. CBP officials say the seizure was made shortly after 9 a.m. July 6th, when a 29-year-old male United States citizen arrived from Mexico driving […]Read More

Bridge of the Americas Bust: CBP agents snag smuggler with

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Officers working at the Bridge of the Americas border crossing seized 88.9 pounds of methamphetamine with an estimated street value of $325,000. CBP Officials say the bust took place Tuesday afternoon as a 22-year-old U.S. Citizen drove in from Mexico in a 2005 Chevy Malibu. “The primary CBP Officer selected […]Read More

Ft. Hancock Border Patrol Agents stop pot smugglers

On Thursday, United States Border Patrol agents patrolling east of Fort Hancock stopped a group of smugglers with bundles of marijuana, just as they entered the US. “I am proud of our skilled and dedicated agents who persevere through any challenge to stop illegal activity.  Even in these desolate areas, El Paso Sector Border Patrol Agents […]Read More

El Paso CBP Officers stop 18-year-old with methamphetamine load

Sunday morning, U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers working at the Ysleta port of entry in El Paso seized 15 pounds of methamphetamine. The large seizure was made just after 8:00 a.m. when an 18-year-old male, driving a 2008 Cadillac Catera arrived from Mexico. CBP officers selected the vehicle for an inspection. “A CBP drug […]Read More