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CBP officers arrest man trying to smuggle heroin in gas tank

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SAN LUIS, AZ (CBS5) -

A 47-year-old man has been arrested after he tried to smuggle nearly 30 pounds of drugs into the U.S. in his vehicle's gas tank.

The U.S. Customs and Border Protection said a drug dog found the heroin in Gustavo Garcia-Siqueiros vehicle's gas tank where officers located 12 packages of heroin, with a value at $403,920.

Garcia-Siqueiros was turned over to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's Homeland Security Investigations.

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