Four arrested and 767 lbs. of marijuana seized in underground bunker
STARR COUNTY, TX (KVEO NEWSCENTER 23) — Four people are behind bars after Starr County investigators discovered more than 700 pounds of marijuana in an underground bunker.
Investigators were conducting a surveillance operation when they noticed something at a house on Ramirez Street in Escobares.
That's where they found a large man made bunker covered in dirt and plywood. Investigators seized 767 pounds of marijuana from inside the bunker.
Three men and a woman are in custody facing possession of marijuana charges.