The storm-drain tunnels in places like Nogales are used for both immigrant and drug smuggling. Officials say tons of drugs can be moved through a sophisticated drug tunnel in one day, and until the underground …
NOGALES - U.S. and Mexican law enforcement agents executing simultaneous raids discovered a recently completed smuggling tunnel linking the two countries, officials said Friday. The entrances to the tunnel, …
In what appears to be the latest in a spate of illegal passageways found on the U.S.-Mexico border in recent days, border police in Nogales, Arizona, uncovered yet another drug smuggling tunnel. The 319-foot long tunnel, …
Hecht’s opponents in the tunnel war are drawn to Nogales by a peculiar alignment of geography and geology, and the shared infrastructure of a city where once-common interests are now divided by the drug war. The two …
Southwestern United States
The US Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency said the 110-foot-long tunnel measured two feet wide by two feet tall, and was shored up with timber. The passageway ran about five feet below ground from the yard of …
The Daily Telegraph
"There is a joke in Nogales that someday its entire downtown will collapse into a giant sinkhole due to the many drug tunnels in the city," Hugh Holub, a former public works director in Nogales, wrote recently
A suspected drug tunnel found in Nogales, Sonora, Mexico extends about 30 feet in to the U.S., Tucson Border Patrol agents said. A tip from government officials in Mexico led agents in Arizona to the tunnel opening east …
NOGALES, Ariz. (AP ... The investigation has been underway since April, said Ramona Sanchez, a U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration spokeswoman. The tunnel was about 3 feet wide and 100 yards long, she said. …
Mexico
Jul. 13--Officials discovered another cross-border tunnel in Nogales on Wednesday, the third in three weeks. The tunnel measured about 30 yards, connecting an apartment in Nogales, Ariz., to a drainage gate that linked a …