Scuba Diver Accused of Smuggling Drugs Into Michigan

Border patrol agents arrested a Canadian man who swam across the St. Clair River with marijuana.
1:18 | 08/21/13

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-- learning this is a big international border crossing and not necessarily for all good reasons nefarious activity or surreptitious activity be -- drug smuggling or human smuggling. Or a weapon smuggling a scuba diver just didn't look right it was dark 1 AM yesterday somebody called him and this disease -- this is the long PVC pipe -- was using to keep eight pounds of wheat dry. But they had been watching him on surveillance the video evidence in the case they a bold move. Perhaps at the smartest move -- He tried and failed -- city is a busy little port town on the ferry runs back and forth to Canada throughout the day people crossing have to pass inspection. Swimming across -- saint Clair river means navigating -- current and risking arrest. Eight pounds of lead a few thousand dollars now up to 20000 in fines and four years in prison. It's pretty somebody -- -- put their life on the line to bring. Drugs and -- do without wait two to swim across the water you kidding me. The suspected drug smuggler is not around here is being held up in the county jail saint Clair Connie. Expected to be arraigned on the charges in front of a judge tomorrow. In marine city Jim -- seven action news.

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