$3.2 million of marijuana found in jalapeo shipment
Thu, 12 Jan 2012 22:53:00 GMT —
More than $3.2 million of marijuana is off the streets after authorities found it hidden inside a jalapeo shipment.
U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers reported it all happened at the Pharr-Reynosa International Bridge on Tuesday.
Customs officers told Action 4 News that an 18-wheeler from Mexico was sent to a secondary cargo inspection area.
Authorities reportedly found 352 packages with 3,162 pounds of marijuana inside.
No arrests have been made but the case remains under investigation by federal officials.