The men and women who are protecting our borders have just done something amazing. They have stopped a massive shipment that could have killed millions of people.
"A Mexican national was arrested by U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents on Saturday with enough fentanyl to kill 57 million Americans. The fentanyl seizure was a record amount, officials said in a news release," wrote Fox News.
The suspect was found ion possession of the 114 kilograms of fentanyl, including pills. He was also in possession of methamphetamine. It was wonderful to see the border agents stop this awful crime! It could have had a major, and deadly, impact on so many people.
"The shipment was referred to secondary, where an intensive examination revealed the contraband concealed within the trailer floor," CBP said, according to Fox. "The suspect was a participant in the Fast and Secure Trade program and, after the arrest, the person's FAST card was "processed for revocation."
President Trump has been very open about his stance on stopping illegal immigration and strengthening the souther border. This bust only proves how important it truly is that we stop the flow of drugs and crime from pouring into our nation. It is time to build the wall!
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