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Heroin And Meth In Muffler

U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at the downtown Calexico port of entry found heroin and methamphetamine concealed in the muffler of an SUV.

On Wednesday afternoon at about 12:30 p.m., a Toyota Rav4 was referred to secondary inspection. After an extensive examination that included a canine team six wrapped packages of heroin and one large plastic bag of meth was discovered in the muffler. The combined value of the drugs was estimated at over $250,000. The driver , a 24-year old woman from Calexico , a U.S. citizen , was booked into Imperial County Jail.