9:06 PM MST
The El Centro Sector Border Patrol arrested a 34-year-old woman for carrying pot.
It happened Wednesday afternoon at about 1:30 when the woman approached the Highway 86 checkpoint located between Westmorland and Salton City.
A border patrol canine team alerted agents to the vehicle she was driving.
Inside the 2006 Dodge Durango agents found 18 packages of marijuana hidden in all four door panels and inside a spare tire.
The marijuana had a combined weight of 83 pounds with an estimated value of more than $66,000.
The woman, a U.S. citizen, the vehicle and marijuana were turned over to the Imperial County Sheriff's Office for further investigation.