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BROWNSVILLE, Texas – U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at the Veterans International Bridge intercepted a substantial shipment of suspected methamphetamine in Brownsville, Texas, valued at nearly $2 million.

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The seizure occurred June 30 as a 25-year-old male U.S. citizen who lives in Houston attempted entry while driving a 2014 Nissan, according to a news release.

Secondary inspection of the vehicle, with the assistance of a canine unit, revealed two containers concealed within the Nissan holding 99.64 pounds of the suspected meth.

“Our officers remain vigilant as they conduct their inspections and were able to carry out this significant seizure to further the CBP mission of securing our borders,” Bob Parker, director of the Brownsville Port of Entry, stated.

CBP officers seized the narcotics, along with the vehicle, arrested the driver and turned him over to the custody of Homeland Security Investigations special agents for further investigation, the news release stated.