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    In Buffalo, according to internal reports obtained by The Buffalo News, airport police and federal agents seized more than $860,000 over four years. Police say the money seized from travelers – often with the aid of drug-sniffing dogs – has been used to buy weapons, vehicles, Narcan and to finance many other law enforcement purposes.

      Wanderson Dos Santos-Freitas, 35, told authorities he was living in Toronto when he was discovered by a U.S. Border Patrol agent at about 9 a.m March 13, 2019, according to Assistant U.S. Attorney Charles M. Kruly, who handled the case.


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