Cocaine seized at Brownsville bridge crossing.
POSTED: Wednesday, October 14, 2009 - 8:17am
UPDATED: Thursday, February 25, 2010 - 12:34pm
U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at the B&M International bridge busted two Mexican nationals with over $400,000 dollars in cocaine.
Five tightly wrapped packages stuffed with narcotics were found within the walls of the Pontiac Grand Prix and totaling nearly 13 pounds of cocaine. The 22 year-old driver and 18 year-old passenger from Matamoros were arrested and face federal drug charges.