Valley Briefs: Two arrested for smuggling meth in Salton City

El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents assigned to the Highway 86 immigration checkpoint arrested two men attempting to smuggle methamphetamine Thursday morning.

The incident occurred approximately 2:45 a.m., when a male driver accompanied by a male passenger approached the checkpoint in a white Ford F-250, a Customs and Border Protection news release stated.

Staff Writer Vincent Osuna can be reached at or 760-337-3442.

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