(21 year old found with heroin around his waist)…. Giovanni Alberto Avila Espinoza was attempting walk across the border.
He told Customs and Border Protection officers at the Calexico Downtown Port he was on his way to Wal Mart.. The officers noticed he was nervous and sent him to the secondary inspection area. During a pat down, the officers discovered two packages wrapped around the man’s waist. The packages contained 1.77 pounds of heroin. The Citizen of Mexico later admitted he was being paid $600 to transport the narcotics to Coachella. He was arrested and booked into Imperial County Jail.