Sergeant talks challenges of narcotics crossing the US-Mexico border

Patrick Hilliker, of the Border Interdiction Unit at the Pima County Sheriff’s Office, spoke about the ways in which narcotics have been smuggled into the U.S. from Mexico.
1:15 | 09/20/19

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Different go ahead of I'm could take. Cover that's so they're still meeting. Right now with the unit watching diddley his stash house. They see something that looks like there's some smuggling going would go train stopped vehicle. Talk. Anyway you can think of smuggling narcotics in this country it's been done. It will pay people to bring this stuff up it's quick money. Sometimes. You know there's elderly people are doing younger people. Different nationalities. Different citizenship so. Just whoever they can contact talk into it and exploit. Let me be funny anymore than you couldn't radiators. Fake battery compartments fake flooring. They'll take everything out of the vehicle put in a fake floor. Re welded painting but card back over and put the seats back on and it's very very difficult to find their variability due. I don't want to downplay narcotics and how it destroys or community. What is it it is a game exit to chess game between us and them and we have to think always tooth removed at all the time.

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