Border Patrol seizes 245 lbs. of marijuana, four arrested
About 245 lbs. of marijuana was seized and four people were arrested Tuesday, the Border Patrol said in a release.
Wellton Station agents were patrolling near Gila Bend when they found signs of illegal immigrants traveling on foot. The agents called in a canine team, which located the four suspects hiding under some brush. The bales of marijuana were in their possession.
All four men were arrested and the marijuana was seized.