POSTED: Thursday, June 18, 2009 - 8:54am
UPDATED: Thursday, February 25, 2010 - 12:33pm
At the Roma International bridge, Border Patrol officers picked up nearly a million dollars in cocaine.
They found it in the transmission area of a pickup truck and found 27 pounds of the drug. The driver is a Mexican citizen from Flordia who is now under arrest and facing federal drug charges. In total officers collected 13 packages from under the truck with an estimated street value of $847,000 dollars.