Border agents seize marijuana at U.S. checkpoints.
POSTED: Tuesday, September 22, 2009 - 8:46am
UPDATED: Thursday, February 25, 2010 - 12:34pm
Around $3 million dollars worth of marijuana is seized by U.S. Border Patrol agents at checkpoints.
Saturday at the Sarita checkpoint more than 2,000 pounds of marijuana was found by agents in the front part of a tractor trailer with a total of 94 bundles. On Sunday, at the Falfurrias checkpoint just over a 1,000 pounds of marijuana was found inside cardboard crates in another tractor trailer.