Border Patrol agents seize nearly $200K in marijuana

LAREDO, TX (KGNS) - Border Patrol agents seized nearly $200,000 dollars’ worth of marijuana.

According to Border Patrol, events transpired on December 6th when agents were patrolling near the river.

Agents say they found five bundles wrapped in plastic hidden in the brush.
The marijuana weighed 239 pounds and had an estimated street value $191,448.

Border Patrol agents seized the marijuana and turned them over to the DEA.