First known completed and fully operational tunnel ever uncovered in area
Yuma, AZ – Authorities will announce the discovery of a major cross-border drug tunnel linking a commercial building in San Luis, AZ in a Press Conference tomorrow. The 240-yard passageway was equipped with lighting and ventilation. The investigation included arrests and drug seizures.
What: Press Conference to Announce Discovery of Major Drug Smuggling Tunnel
When: Thursday, July 12, 2012
Where: DEA Yuma Resident Office
7101 E. 29th Street, Suite 105
Yuma, AZ 85365
Media may begin to arrive at 10:30 a.m. Cameras and microphones must be pre-set by 10:50 a.m. Please bring your press credentials for sign-in. No mult box will be available. For more information, contact DEA PIO, Special Agent Ramona Sanchez at (602) 723-4764 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.