Gadsden, Arizona - Yuma Border Patrol agents stopped a vehicle yesterday in Gadsden, Arizona, and arrested an armed United States citizen and a Mexican national with permanent resident status while attempting to smuggle three Mexican nationals who entered the U.S. illegally.
Yuma, Arizona - An incident that began with the arrest and detention of an adult male by Yuma Border Patrol Sector agents November 1, has become the subject of a murder warrant issued from Los Angeles County.
Nogales, Arizona - A tractor-trailer load of Mexican squash, co-mingled with a $10.1 million shipment of marijuana, was stopped at the port of Nogales Wednesday by U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers assigned to the Mariposa commercial facility.
Wellton, Arizona - U.S. Border Patrol agents from Wellton Station arrested a smuggler and seized a total of 887 pounds of marijuana, valued in excess of $440,000, during two incidents.
Nogales, Arizona - A Tucson woman was arrested Thursday at the Port of Nogales for attempting to smuggle nearly 21 pounds of heroin and methamphetamine into the United States.
Wellton, Arizona - U.S. Border Patrol agents from Wellton Station arrested 18 smugglers and seized 709 pounds of marijuana, during the weekend. The total estimated worth of the drugs was $354,500.