More than two tons of marijuana seized near Laredo
Thu, 16 Dec 2010 19:10:59 GMT —
More than two tons of marijuana are off the streets following a traffic stop just outside Laredo.
Webb County Sheriff's Office deputies reported it all happened off U.S. Highway 83 and Prada Machin Road around 6:20 a.m. Wednesday.
A deputy pulled over a gravel trailer for an allegedl traffic violation.
Investigators said a search of the vehicle revealed 196 bundles with 4,448 pound of marijuana worth $2,250,688 dollars inside the trailer.
Webb County Sheriff Martin Cuellar said an investigation into the case continues.