La Joya police seize 500 pounds of marijuana.
POSTED: Wednesday, December 16, 2009 - 9:49am
UPDATED: Thursday, February 25, 2010 - 12:34pm
In La Joya, a police pursuit led to the seizure of hundreds of pounds of marijuana.
Officials say it all started on Monday evening when a driver cut-off a police officer patrolling the city. When the officer attempted to pull the driver over, the driver took off beginning a car chase. The chase ended when the cars front wheel came off and the driver took off on foot. Police found about 500 pounds of marijuana inside the car.
Police are searching for the driver and anyone with information is urged to call La Joya police at 956.585.4855.