Reporting on the Mexican Cartel Drug War

Former Juárez Police Officer Caught with 4.5 Tons of Pot

Wednesday, January 6, 2010 |

Ciuadad Juarez, Chih - A former Juárez police officer was arrested Monday morning at a Mexican army checkpoint where he was found allegedly transporting 4.5 tons of marijuana, Joint Operation Chihuahua officials said.

Jose Luis Parra Barragan claimed that he was carrying a shipment of milk in a cargo truck when he pulled up to checkpoint near Samalayuca south of Juárez.

Officials said an inspection found 57 bundles of marijuana inside the truck, which had been reported stolen.

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