Mission Police Make Major Marijuana Bust
POSTED: Friday, March 20, 2009 - 9:25pm
UPDATED: Thursday, February 25, 2010 - 11:32am
Mission Police raided a trailer home this afternoon -- leaving with more than 3 thousand pounds of marijuana.
After a thorough investigation, undercover officers went in, around four this afternoon.
Mission Police say, it's the biggest drug bust they've made all year.
Mission Police hauled in two truck loads of dope for processing.
They tossed bundles and they caught bundles.
These investigators with Mission PD's Special Crimes Unit, stacked a grand total of 280 bundles of marijuana.
Investigators say, they found all this tightly-packaged weed inside this trailer home at 1501 thompson road.
They even had some help, sniffing out the drugs from K-9, "Roen".
So after adding up the numbers, the total weight was a whopping 3, 573 pounds of marijuana.
Along with the drugs, Police say, they seized two semi automatic pistols, and one 4X4 truck.
They arrested a Hispanic male, at this time, Investigators are not sure of his identity, but they don't think he's a U.S. citizen.
Also, earlier this week, Mission Police confiscated almost one thousand pounds of pot in another bust.