237 Pounds of Marijuana Seized at Orange County Checkpoint
Border Patrol agents seized 237 pounds of marijuana at a checkpoint near San Clemente. According to law enforcement, a 19-year-old man was arrested after agents became suspicious of his demeanor while he was driving a suburban through the checkpoint.
During an inspection of the vehicle, agents located 47 bundles of marijuana, valued at $355,000 in the vehicle. The man who has yet to be identified was taken into custody.