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Border agents find a ton of pot in abandoned vehicle near Tucson

Border agents find a ton of pot in abandoned vehicle near Tucson

Federal agents found 2,100 pounds of marijuana in an abandoned vehicle on the northern part of the Tohono O’odham Nation Monday.

Border Patrol agents spotted a suspicious vehicle going north and called for help from a Customs and Border Protection Air and Marine helicopter crew, according to a Border Patrol news release. The crew eventually spotted the vehicle and agents on the ground went to the spot.

They found the vehicle abandoned with 104 bundles of marijuana weighing a total of 2,100 pounds inside.


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