Regional
8:56 pm
Tue July 14, 2009

CBP Officers Announce Record Drug Busts

Las Cruces, NM – More than 3.3 million pounds of illegal narcotics were confiscated along the U.S./ Mexico Border during a nine-month period, a 64 % increase compared to the previous year, according to federal officials. As KRWG's Marco Grajeda reports, officials credit an increase in personnel and new strategies for the jump in confiscations.