Del Rio, Texas - U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the Del Rio Sector seized more than $1.2 million worth of drugs over the past week.
The most noteworthy case involved the seizure of 765 pounds of marijuana with an estimated street value of $611,277. Around 9 a.m. on Sept. 2, Brackettville Station agents stopped a 2004 Gray Ford dually truck, loaded with deer feed, north of Brackettville. After stopping the vehicle, the agents discovered several plastic bags containing bundles of marijuana. Both subjects and the marijuana were turned over to the Drug Enforcement Administration.