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ICE officials confirm discovery of possible drug tunnel in Tijuana, near US-Mexico border

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Posted at 6:04 AM, May 31, 2017
and last updated 2017-05-31 09:04:29-04

SAN DIEGO (KGTV) – Authorities in Mexico are investigating the discovery of a possible drug tunnel in Tijuana, but there is no immediate word on if the tunnel crossed into the U.S.

Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials Tuesday confirmed the tunnel discovery in a northern Tijuana neighborhood, near the U.S.-Mexico border.

ICE officials said they are working with Mexican authorities in the investigation.

Mexican media is reporting five people are in custody in connection with the tunnel.