Border Patrol agents seize marijuana near Rio Grande City.
POSTED: Friday, January 8, 2010 - 9:04am
UPDATED: Thursday, February 25, 2010 - 11:35am
A federal agent assigned to the McAllen air branch, lead Rio Grande City Border Patrol agents to a location that had more than 1,000 pounds of marijuana.
While the agent was conducting air operations near Rio Grande City, the pilot observed several individuals loading bundles of marijuana into a truck. Border agents were informed of the location and raided the area finding a truck filled with 63 bundles of marijuana.