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      Drug bust reported at boat ramp just south of Port Isabel

      Drug bust reported at the Highway 48 boat ramp // Viewer Photo

      Several men are being questioned following a drug bust a public boat ramp just south of Port Isabel.

      It all happened at a boat ramp off Highway 48 between Brownsville and Port Isabel on Thursday evening.

      Border Patrol agents and the U.S. Coast Guard all responded to the incident.

      Details were not immediately available but investigators reported seizing at least 200 pounds of marijuana.

      Several men were taken into custody while authorities also reportedly seized their boat.

      Action 4 News will provide more information as it becomes available.