Drugs, guns and ammo seized from vehicle

El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents seized an assortment of firearms, ammunition and weapons from a vehicle at the Highway 86 checkpoint on Thursday in Salton City. PHOTO COURTESY CBP

El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents at the Highway 86 checkpoint seized drugs, along with an assortment of weapons and ammunition, from a vehicle on Thursday afternoon, a Customs and Border Protection news release stated.

The incident occurred at approximately 5:10 p.m. when a male driver and a female passenger in a silver Honda CR-V approached the checkpoint.

Staff Writer Vincent Osuna can be reached at vosuna@ivpressonline.com or 760-337-3442.

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