Texas DPS Seize Marijuana Valued over One Million Dollars

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The Texas Department of Public Safety seized more than 200 pounds of marijuana. It happened when a trooper pulled over a vehicle in hidalgo county. The driver tried avoiding law enforcement and was arrested near Weslaco.

Troopers discovered 10 bundles of marijuana, totaling 226 pounds. Troopers say it has a street value of over a million dollars.

25-year-old Perfecto Garza Enriquez, of Camargo, Mexico, was arrested for possession of marijuana.

He also faces charges of evading arrest. Enriquez was transported to the Hidalgo County Jail.

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