La Joya Police Seize 900 Pounds of Marijuana
La Joya police have seized 900 pounds of marijuana after a routine traffic stop last week.
Officers had pulled over Javier Palafox for a routine traffic stop and during the stop an officer smelled marijuana coming from inside the vehicle. In the back of the Chevy Tahoe were 78 bundles of marijuana totaling just more than 900 pounds of marijuana. Palafox is a Mexican national and he was arraigned for possession of marijuana which is a felony charge.