Over 1 Ton of Pot Disguised as Carrots Seized at US Border

Over 1 Ton of Pot Disguised as Carrots Seized at US Border

PHARR, TX — Well, that’s one way to get people to eat their vegetables.

Officials with the U.S. Customs and Border Protection say they seized 2,493 pounds of marijuana hidden in a shipment of carrots earlier this week.

According to a press release issued Wednesday, CBP officers assigned to the Pharr-Reynosa International Bridge cargo facility encountered a tractor trailer truck loaded with a commercial shipment of fresh carrots arriving from Mexico on…

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