Last Updated:April 25 @ 08:53 am

Another border drug tunnel found

By Elliot Spagat

SAN DIEGO (AP) - U.S. authorities say an incomplete tunnel designed to smuggle drugs into the United States has been found in Tijuana, Mexico.

Immigration and Customs Enforcement spokeswoman Lauren Mack told The Associated Press on Thursday that the approximately 220-yard passage was lit and ventilated. It began under a bathroom sink inside a warehouse and did not cross the border into San Diego.

Mack says the Mexican army entered the tunnel Wednesday. No drugs were found and there are no arrests reported.

It is the second major tunnel discovered in less than a week along the U.S.-Mexico border. A 240-yard completed passage was discovered near Yuma, Ariz. U.S. authorities say the Arizona tunnel was operational.

VN:F [1.9.6_1107]
Rate this post:
Rating: 9.9/10 (17 votes cast)
Another border drug tunnel found, 9.9 out of 10 based on 17 ratings





Don't leave yet! Add a comment below or check out these other great stories:

1 Comment

  1. jenerseaComment by jenersea
    July 12, 2012 @ 6:31 pm

    I thought that Obozo stated that the border was secure? Just goes to show how much he knows. Why is it always said when they find a tunnel that it is only used for durg traffacking? Does anyone really believe that these same tunnels are not used to infiltrate terroists into this country? We have no idea who is in this country or what they are really doing.

    VN:F [1.9.6_1107]
    Rate this comment:
    Rating: 5.0/5 (5 votes cast)
  2. Pingback: Tijuana, Mexico - Another border drug tunnel found - ALIPAC

Leave a Comment





  • ""Just what constitutes a church?" https://www.legalzoom.com/articles/what-constitutes-a-church-under-federal-laws a distinct legal existence and religious history, a recognized creed and form of worship,established places of worship a..." Comment by Jota_
    Posted in Swingers club declares itself a church
  • "Not only is ZBT's "claim" to being "inclusive" ringing false, also it's claim to being the first fraternity to abolish..." Comment by lford
    Posted in Florida frat boys spit on veterans, steal their flags
  • "Baltimore...a joke of a city. Even the citizens don't feel safe to go out when there isn't any rioting... The crazies..." Comment by susieq
    Posted in Protesters plan to shut down Baltimore

Reference Pages

  • About
  • Network-wide options by YD - Freelance Wordpress Developer