Texas officials seize 10-tons of pot in bust
By Jennifer Leahy
The Houston Chronicle
Two men are due in federal court this morning in a case where authorities seized several vehicles, including two school buses, filled with marijuana valued at nearly $13 million.
Gerardo Valdez, 22, of Houston, and Juan Jose Villarreal, 35, of Donna, were arrested Saturday in a remote southeast Houston area and are charged with possession and intent to distribute nearly 19,000 pounds of marijuana.
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