Images: Border Tunnel Uncovered, Tons of Drugs Seized

NBC 7 obtained images of the people detained and drugs seized when an underground tunnel was uncovered Thursday, Oct. 22, 2015 near the Otay Mesa border crossing.

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The tunnel runs from a warehouse near the Otay Mesa Port of Entry on the U.S. side to a business on the Mexico side, authorities said.
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NBC 7 obtained images of the people detained and drugs seized when an underground tunnel was uncovered Thursday, Oct. 22, 2015 near the Otay Mesa border crossing.
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NBC 7 obtained images of the people detained and drugs seized when an underground tunnel was uncovered Thursday, Oct. 22, 2015 near the Otay Mesa border crossing.
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NBC 7 obtained images of the people detained and drugs seized when an underground tunnel was uncovered Thursday, Oct. 22, 2015 near the Otay Mesa border crossing.
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NBC 7 obtained images of the people detained and drugs seized when an underground tunnel was uncovered Thursday, Oct. 22, 2015 near the Otay Mesa border crossing.
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NBC 7 obtained images of the people detained and drugs seized when an underground tunnel was uncovered Thursday, Oct. 22, 2015 near the Otay Mesa border crossing.
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NBC 7 obtained images of the people detained and drugs seized when an underground tunnel was uncovered Thursday, Oct. 22, 2015 near the Otay Mesa border crossing.
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Images show some of the 16 people detained by law enforcement authorities in Tijuana.
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Images show some of the 16 people detained by law enforcement authorities in Tijuana.
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NBC 7 obtained images of the people detained and drugs seized when an underground tunnel was uncovered Thursday, Oct. 22, 2015 near the Otay Mesa border crossing.
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NBC 7 obtained images of the people detained and drugs seized when an underground tunnel was uncovered Thursday, Oct. 22, 2015 near the Otay Mesa border crossing.
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NBC 7 obtained images of the people detained and drugs seized when an underground tunnel was uncovered Thursday, Oct. 22, 2015 near the Otay Mesa border crossing.
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NBC 7 obtained images of the people detained and drugs seized when an underground tunnel was uncovered Thursday, Oct. 22, 2015 near the Otay Mesa border crossing.
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NBC 7 obtained images of the people detained and drugs seized when an underground tunnel was uncovered Thursday, Oct. 22, 2015 near the Otay Mesa border crossing.
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NBC 7 obtained images of the people detained and drugs seized when an underground tunnel was uncovered Thursday, Oct. 22, 2015 near the Otay Mesa border crossing.
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