POSTED: Friday, January 30, 2009 - 9:47am
UPDATED: Thursday, February 25, 2010 - 12:32pm
More cocaine is off the streets as Custom Border Patrol officers busted a man with over a million dollars worth of the drug.
17 cocaine packages were found in his vehicle undercarriage when he was crossing the Pharr/Reynosa International bridge on Tuesday. The 21 year-old man, who is from Tamaulipas, was arrested and Custom officers found 42 pounds of cocaine inside the vehicle. The drug was estimated to be $1.3 million dollars in street value.