Del Rio Sector Border Patrol Agents Seize Nearly $2 Million Worth of Marijuana
Del Rio, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents throughout Del Rio Sector seized 2,425 pounds of marijuana, with an estimated
value of almost $2 million in recent weeks.
On Oct. 1, Brackettville Station agents followed foot-sign on a local ranch when they discovered a group of suspected
undocumented aliens carrying military-style duffel bags. When agents confronted the subjects, they attempted to abscond.
After a short foot pursuit agents apprehended three undocumented aliens. After a subsequent search of the area, agents
found five military-style duffel bags containing 220 pounds of marijuana worth an estimated $176,368.