Major Drug Bust In Duval County - South Texas, Corpus Christi, Coastal Bend

Major Drug Bust In Duval County

Posted: Updated:

DUVAL COUNTY (Kiii News) - Nearly 320 lbs. of marijuana was discovered. United States Border Patrol Agents have arrested six men in relation to the drug bust.

After receiving a tip of possible illegal activity, investigators spotted two vehicles on FM 1329 about two miles south of FM 2295 in Duval County on Thursday. The two vehicles matched the description given from the tip.

A small pursuit followed as agents attempted to pull over an SUV. During the chase the SUV came to a stop and eight men exited the vehicle and took off. After searching the area, investigators found the men and arrested them. Investigators discovered nearly 320 lbs. of marijuana in the SUV.