Border Patrol agents seize $2.1 million in cocaine hidden inside truck

FALFURRIAS, Texas - Border Patrol agents seized cocaine worth $2.1 million that was hidden inside a gray pickup truck Sunday afternoon.

Agents assigned to the Falfurrias checkpoint checked out the vehicle but after a K9 alerted officers, they conducted a second search. 

During the search, they found over 65 lbs. of cocaine hidden inside the truck's quarter panels. 

The driver, an adult male, was arrested.

No other details were provided.


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