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RCMP Always Get Their Man..US Border Guards..Not so Much!

The RCMP had an airplane, a sniffer dog, and its Emergency Response Team....all employed to track down 29 year old Jason Escheverri.

The Alaskan man had run the Canadian border Tuesday near Beaver Creek.

But just how did Mr. Escheverri come to be barrelling down the Alaska Highway -in Canada illegally - driving a silver two door Saturn at very high speeds?

It seems he eluded the custody of two U-S border guards at Alcan Post...on the US side of the border.

The CBC's Nancy Thomson spoke with Dan Journey, the acting port director and supervisor there....for US customs and border protection...

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