Hidden compartment in truck leads to fentanyl discovery
TUCSON, Ariz. (KYMA, KECY) - On October 13, United States Border Patrol agents seized over 50 pounds of fentanyl at a checkpoint near Amado, Arizona.
A K-9 team was alerted by imaging technology that scanned a female U.S. citizen's truck.
Agents discovered a hidden compartment within the truck's bed that contained multiple packages.
The pills in the packages tested positive for fentanyl.
The woman was arrested and will be facing prosecution.