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DOUGLAS, Ariz. -- Customs and Border Patrol seized 213 pounds hidden inside the tires of a vehicle at the Douglas port of entry.

CBP said the marijuana, with an estimated street value of $106,500, was found in all five of the vehicles' tires during an inspection Friday.

Authorties arrested a 31-year-old man from the Mexican border city of Agua Prieta who was driving the vehicle.

Associated Press,

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