Border Patrol agents arrested an 18-year-old woman for smuggling heroine & meth with a street value of over $126k

Border Patrol agents arrested an 18-year-old woman for smuggling heroine & meth with a street value of over $126k

TEXAS – Border Patrol agents arrested an 18-year-old woman Sunday for smuggling heroine and meth at the Highway 57 immigration checkpoint in Eagle Pass.

Agents discovered 11.56 pounds of methamphetamine and 5.12 pounds of black tar heroin hidden inside of a 2008 silver Kia belonging to the Eagle Pass woman.

The drugs possess a combined street value of $126,000.

Both the woman and the narcotics were turned over for further investigation to the Drug Enforcement Administration.