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Mexican Army Discovers Tunnel Near Otay Border Crossing

The Mexican Army announced it uncovered a suspected smuggling tunnel at the Otay Mesa border crossing late Thursday evening.

The army says the tunnel is about 16 yards long and 3 feet wide and tall. They say the entrance on the Mexican side is on Customs' premises.

It is not clear if the tunnel cross under the US Mexico border or surfaces on the U.S. side.

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