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Over 250 pounds of marijuana seized in Brewster County

Photo of seized marijuana. (Source: Brewster County Sheriff's Office/Facebook) Photo of seized marijuana. (Source: Brewster County Sheriff's Office/Facebook)
BREWSTER COUNTY, TX (KWES) -

A big bust in the Big Bend region.

On Monday, Brewster County Sheriff's Office Deputies seized a whopping 285 pounds of marijuana outside of Alpine.

The cost of the drugs is estimated to be over $200,000.

The sheriff's office said that during the seizure, they caught five people in the country illegally.

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