CBP Officers Near San Diego Seize 763 Pounds of Drugs in 24 Hours

San Diego — U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at the San Ysidro and Otay Mesa border crossings stopped twelve narcotic smuggling attempts in a 24-hour period Thursday, including three incidents involving persons attempting to walk across the border with narcotics strapped to their bodies.

The twelve attempts took place between 6 a.m. Thursday and 6 a.m. today. CBP officers seized a total of 763 pounds of narcotics, including marijuana, methamphetamines and cocaine. The drugs had an estimated street value of $1.16 million.

CBP Officers in San Diego and Imperial Valley Seize More than $115,000 in one week

San Diego – U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at ports of entry along the California border with Mexico seized $115,142 during outbound inspections last week.

From March 15 through today, CBP officers seized currency en route to Mexico that was either undeclared or in the possession of an individual attempting to evade reporting requirements. The money was seized from U.S. and Mexican travelers who were entering Mexico on foot, by bus or in a private vehicle.

Imperial Valley Leauge Opener Holtville VS Central Today at 3:15PM

Kalli Ries rounding second heading for third

The Holtville Vikings Girls Softball has their league opener today against Central High School. The Vikings look to be a strong contender this year as they come into this game with a undefeated preseason of 8-0-0. They have 8 player hitting over 300 and one that is ranked 4th in the state. According to Mapreps CBS Sports.com, Bethhany Lehman is on fire hitting .750 with 15 hits at 20 at bats, she has 2 doubles, 1 triple, 1 Home run and 13 runs batted in. Game time is 3:15 pm.