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Man Pleads Guilty to Underwater Drug Smuggling

A Honduran national admitted in federal court in San Diego on Wednesday to donning a wet suit and scuba gear last spring and smuggling 55 pounds of cocaine through an underwater drug tunnel that exited into an aqueduct just north of the international border in Imperial County. Evelio Padilla-Zepeda, 28, pleaded guilty to possession of and […]