Millions smuggled

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August 27, 2016
AP More than US$3 million in cash were seized by the United States Border patrol on Tuesday. Two men were trying to smuggle the cash into Mexico from California. The agency says its agents tracked and stopped a Kia Forte in Escondido, California and found nearly $34,000 stashed in the car's centre console. Another car, a Volkswagen Passat, sped away, and when found a short time later had more than $3 million, shown here, packed in boxes in the trunk.

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More than US$3 million in cash were seized by the United States Border patrol on Tuesday. Two men were trying to smuggle the cash into Mexico from California. The agency says its agents tracked and stopped a Kia Forte in Escondido, California and found nearly $34,000 stashed in the car's centre console. Another car, a Volkswagen Passat, sped away, and when found a short time later had more than $3 million, shown here, packed in boxes in the trunk.