Jim Wells County Deputies Seize 48 Pounds of Marijuana
JIM WELLS COUNTY (Kiii News) -
Jim Wells County Sheriff's deputies took 48 pounds of marijuana off of their streets after making an arrest on Friday.
Deputies arrested 24-year old Christopher Barrera, from Mission, Texas, who is now facing charges of possession of marijuana.
Investigators said a deputy pulled over a Dodge four-door car along U.S. Highway 281 and State Highway 44 when a K-9 officer alerted the deputy to the rear portion of the vehicle. After a search of the car, the pot was discovered.