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Marfa Border Patrol seizes over $1 million of marijuana on Thanksgiving

Photo of drug seized. (Source: United States Border Patrol) Photo of drug seized. (Source: United States Border Patrol)
Photo of drug seized. (Source: United States Border Patrol) Photo of drug seized. (Source: United States Border Patrol)
MARFA, TX (KWES) -

A million dollar haul for Marfa Border Patrol agents over the holidays.

Authorities seized 1,352 pounds of marijuana, all hidden in the backseat and bed of a pickup truck.

Agents say the street value is more than $1 million.

The truck was stopped outside of Marfa coming from the border.

The Midland man behind the wheel of the pickup and the marijuana were turned over to Homeland Security.

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