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United States

14 September 2009

El Paso Times (Texas)

Mexican federal authorities have charged a U.S. citizen after he was caught entering Juárez with $75,950 and five boxes of ammunition hidden in a van, officials said over the weekend. Mexican customs officers arrested J. Guadalupe Martinez Birrueta earlier this month after they found the cash and ammo inside a van with New Mexico plates during an inspection at the Bridge of the Americas. Martinez is accused of having illegal proceeds and violating smuggling and... (

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