Photo: 2.5 Tons of Marijuana
A cargo of more than two and a half tons of marijuana that was being transported in a truck Tank was secured yesterday by members of the federal police on a highway passing through the state.
Federal agents carried out the arrest of the operator who is identified with the name of, Erasmo Valdez Azuara, of 36 years old in the municipality of Nuevo Leon.
The truck which appeared to transport materials and wastes, was detected by federal agents travelling at a low speed, this aroused suspicion of the officers who immediately ordered him to stop.
Federal agents Azuara Valdez asked him to show them the documents that protect the transfer of the goods and issued by the Ministry of Communications and Transport.
The operator of the unit immediately denoted a marked nervousness and this led federal agents to conduct a more thorough review of the unit, realizing that the cargo contained packages in various shapes and sizes with masking tape.
The Federal Public Ministry investigator, proceeded to the extraction of total packets received.
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