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Still -- -- getting new reports today of drug related violence like this in Mexico nine people dead among them two Mexican soldiers and a rural police commander.
Well this coming is the feds were to permanently -- major smuggling toner -- tunnel rather on our border.
We much -- this is like San Diego with more -- what's happening in the morning.
-- -- America's third war is fought on many fronts and increasingly here in San Diego it's underground on the border itself has just passed.
This building a -- Football fields away now this warehouse looks like any other along the border very nondescript.
Trucks going in and out -- inside here.
These boxes were supposed to be filled with.
Toilet paper in -- when they arrived here this was step with marijuana floor to ceiling they got in here.
And right underneath this wooden cabinet.
This is moved over here.
Was this trap door into the tunnel and they go inside give you an idea what it's like it goes actually -- 18100 feet which is more than a quarter mile.
Now there's this is about the is an increase of about 62% and number tunnels that they're finding -- in San Diego area this is.
-- soft clay it's very stable.
And now this goes as I said.
About quarter -- back to Mexico they use jackhammers.
And concrete saws it took about a year probably about a million dollars to build this title.
They got about 32 million dollars of marijuana.
The second largest seizure ever in the US now we spoke to the -- of the San Diego told us what was yesterday.
At least showed you told us how they get away with this.
In this area and -- -- mesa area San Diego you fit right in this commercial and -- all around us on both sides of the border.
So if you can get a total complete from warehouse to warehouse across the border.
You can bring your tractor trailers -- drugs into those tractor trailers inside -- the warehouse in this fit right into the regular day visit every -- business.
So bill you know hasn't said there is a love -- the -- -- mesa is a second busiest commercial port.
Coming from Mexico so that truck traffic -- just blended right -- they took out probably.
-- maybe -- 10050 -- of excavated soil.
And they got away with it was probably an operation about three months before it was discovered bill ho Lee County just how did they discover once again -- now that find it.
Well Hyundai they got a tip and they had this particular.
What warehouse under surveillance are gonna show you some video right now of some of the detection equipment.
There's no acoustical.
Equipment right now they can use to detect this because there's so much ambient noise and truck traffic they can't hear it.
Now they've got a robot that goes into some of these things to make sure its security checks the oxygen level the people can go in.
And they also have something called the ground penetrating radar but that can only see about ten feet -- in this is up to seventy feet deep.
On the Mexican side and they would just roll the coolest part here bill was they had.
Basically a steel pipe.
And they had a slated with the car battery on it -- -- -- -- bundles and bundles of marijuana now from the barracks inside all lawyer over here and on this little -- And then -- pull it up here we're talking again.
32 tons of marijuana.
Going through this whole -- described it as the goose that lays the golden egg and.
Large shot of it anyway enhanced their guns or get out of that hole -- -- -- -- -- -- Mexican border in San Diego we're watching this store rather closely.
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Thanks to William desperate enough.
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