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Ariz. Border Patrol seizes 6.5 tons of pot

By Brady McCombs
The Arizona Daily Star

The record-breaking haul of marijuana by U.S. Border Patrol agents in the Tucson Sector continued Wednesday with the seizure of 6.5 tons across the Tucson Sector.

The largest bust among the seizure of 13,000 pounds occurred Wednesday evening in a house at 1839 Portero Drive in Nogales, where Border Patrol agents found 5,355 pounds of marijuana, said Jesus Rod-riguez, spokesman for the Border Patrol's Tucson Sector.

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