Customs Agents Seize Marijuana at Bridge Crossing
POSTED: Monday, March 30, 2009 - 8:15am
UPDATED: Thursday, February 25, 2010 - 12:33pm
More than 150 pounds of marijuana was taken off the streets by Customs officers at the Brownsville/Matamoros International bridge.
The initial inspection found inconsistencies in the back seat and spare tire of a Ford F-150 truck. When officers took a closer look, they found 26 bundles of marijuana worth around $151,000 dollars.
The driver Reynaldo Rodriguez Delgado, a 19 year-old Mexican citizen faces federal drug charges.