Suspect Charged with Conspiracy to Possess Marijuana
HARLINGEN - The Special Investigation Unit of the Harlingen Police Department arrested a San Benito man this weekend after conspiracy to possess marijuana.
According to reports, 53 year-old Mario Omar Cruz already had a warrant out for his arrest on prior drug charges. San Benito police arrested Cruz outside his apartment before he was picked up by Harlingen officers and extradited to the Harlingen police department. He was charged with conspiracy to possess several hundred pounds of marijuana and his bond was set at $25,000 dollars.