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Nearly 4,000 Pounds of Marijuana Seized at Falfurrias Checkpoint

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FALFURRIAS (Kiii News) -

U.S. Border Patrol agents at the Falfurrias checkpoint discovered almost 4,000 pounds of marijuana on Monday. It was being transported inside of frozen mango pulp.

According to agents, the marijuana was hidden inside of one-gallon buckets of the frozen pulp. Once it was thawed, agents removed the marijuana, which ended up weighing more than 3,000 pounds, with an estimated value of more than $3 million.