[CBP] TEXAS - RGV Agents Seize Narcotics and Rescue Drowning Drug Smuggler
"Saturday morning, Brownsville Border Patrol Station agents working in Brownsville, Texas, observed three subjects carrying bundles running north from the Rio Grande near the River Bend Resort and Golf Club. The smugglers reached Military Highway and then dropped the bundles and retreated towards the Rio Grande after encountering Border Patrol agents. A camera operator confirmed the three entered the Rio Grande and reached the Mexican riverbank. The seized marijuana weighed more than 130 pounds with an estimated street value of more than $100,000. The Drug Enforcement Administration took custody of the marijuana."
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