Border Bust Nets 531 lbs. of Pot
POSTED: Monday, June 6, 2011 - 12:53pm
UPDATED: Monday, June 6, 2011 - 5:51pm
EL PASO - Customs and Border Protection officers seized 531 pounds of marijuana in a weekend border bust.
The drugs were hidden in the cargo of a tractor-trailer at the Bridge of the Americas.
Drug dogs sniffed out the pot and alerted their handlers.
A Juarez man is under arrest for drug smuggling.