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Published December 02, 2010, 09:25 AM

Trucker Arrested For Drugs at Pembina Border Crossing

Federal officials say a Canadian truck driver was caught trying to bring Ecstasy pills into the United States through the Pembina port of entry.

By: Associated Press,

PEMBINA, N.D. (AP) - Federal officials say a Canadian truck driver was caught trying to bring Ecstasy pills into the United States through the Pembina port of entry.

The Grand Forks Herald reports that 56-year-old Gilles Lecuyer was arrested Nov. 23 after officers found four pills in his pocket.

U.S. Customs and Border Protection reported the arrest on Wednesday.

Authorities say Lecuyer is facing a felony drug-possession charge in Pembina County. A court date has been set for Jan. 24 in Cavalier.

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