AJO -- U.S. Border Patrol agents in Ajo confiscated nearly $400,000 in cash hidden in a vehicle.
Officers assigned to the Westside Task Force pulled over a suspicious vehicle and requested assistance from Border Patrol agents.
The vehicle was transported to a Border Patrol checkpoint where a canine team alerted to the vehicle. Agents used X-ray technology and discovered an anomaly in the vehicle's trunk, revealing the cash.
The Westside Task Force took possession of the money and the vehicle pending further investigation.