Shohn Huckabee to be Released Tonight
POSTED: Friday, December 2, 2011 - 5:36pm
UPDATED: Saturday, December 3, 2011 - 4:38pm
UPDATE: 5:15 p.m.- Shohn Huckabee has been released from prison.
EL PASO - He's spent almost two years in a Juarez prison for allegedly carrying more than 100 pounds of marijuana, a crime he says he didn't commit.
Tonight, the family of Shohn Huckabee says he's a free man.
Huckabee says Mexican Military pulled him over while he was in Juarez and planted drugs in his truck while soldiers kidnapped him and tortured him for hours.
Huckabee's family tried to fight the Mexican Judicial system but had no luck.
A few months ago he was finally transferred into the U.S. to finish serving his time.
His family tells us he's expected to be released from La Tuna Federal Prison sometime tonight.