TUCSON, AZ – Customs and Border Patrol say that when they stopped a man from Yuma arriving from Phoenx, they got more than they had bargained for. $13,000 more to be exact.
The man was getting off a shuttle from Phoenix when Customs officers grew suspicious while searching his luggage.
Inside a backpack, they discovered several envelopes with cash.
The total amount was more than $13,200.
He had not declared the money.
He was turned over to Immigration and Customs Enforcement for further investigation.
Photo via US Customs.