Go-kart loaded with marijuana seized near Yuma

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By Jennifer Thomas By Jennifer Thomas
By Jennifer Thomas By Jennifer Thomas
By Jennifer Thomas By Jennifer Thomas

YUMA, Ariz. -- U.S. Border Patrol agents seized a go-kart loaded with marijuana and arrested a suspected smuggler Wednesday night near Yuma.

Agents assigned to Yuma Station were conducting surveillance of the border when they discovered tire tracks crossing the international boundary.

Agents followed the tracks and found an individual driving a go-kart, which contained $45,940 worth of marijuana.

The driver, go-kart and approximately 91 pounds of marijuana were turned over to the Yuma County Narcotics Task Force.