Soldiers find 489 pounds of marijuana abandoned in Miguel Aleman
July 27th 2012 · 5 Comments
Mexico’s Ministry of National Defense (SEDENA) reported that soldiers made the discovery on Tuesday.
Soldiers were patrolling the Colonia Monte Bello when they spotted something unusual in a wooded area.
The soldiers went in for a closer look and found 150 packages with 489 pounds of marijuana hidden under a blue tarp.
No arrests are reported but federal officials are investigating how the marijuana ended up there.
Miguel Aleman is located across the border from Roma, Texas.
A version of this column originally appeared in www.valleycentral.com.
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By Sergio Chapa