SAN LUIS, Ariz. -- Two Bullhead City women were arrested Wednesday on suspicion of trying to smuggle methamphetamine across the Arizona-Mexico border.
The women were reportedly passengers in a Honda sedan that was selected for further inspection at the San Luis Port of Entry.
U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers searched the car and occupants after a narcotics detection K-9 alerted to the possible presence of drugs.
The women, ages 32 and 33, allegedy had meth concealed in tubular objects inside their pelvic areas.
The drugs weighed more than 1/2 pound and had an estimated value of just over $15,000, according to U.S. Customs and Border Protection.
The women were turned over to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's Homeland Security Investigations.
The 41-year-old male driver was released.