$1.5 million drug bust at Pharr International Bridge

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PHARR, Texas – Custom and Border Protection officers seized a large load of marijuana at the Pharr International Bridge worth $1.5 million.

Authorities sent a tractor trailer transporting a commercial shipment of granulated rubber to secondary inspection.

That’s where officers discovered more than 770 packages of marijuana hidden within the shipment.

The case remains under investigation.

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