US border officials swear in new Nogales port director
NOGALES, Ariz. (AP) — A busy port of entry at the Arizona-Mexico border will have a new director.
U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials say Michael Humphries was sworn in Thursday as the new Nogales port director.
The change of command ceremony took place at the Mariposa crossing.
NOGALES, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities say more than 13,700 pounds of marijuana hidden in a tractor trailer with a load of bell peppers has been seized in southern Arizona.
Officials with the U.S. Customs and Border Protection at the Port of Nogales say the marijuana had an estimated value of more than $6.8 million.
The big rig underwent a secondary inspection Saturday at the Mariposa Commercial Facility.
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