HIDALGO COUNTY, TX (CBS 4 News) – Border Patrol agents detained five people and seized about 120 pounds of marijuana last week near Mission
Agents detained 17-year-old Jose Fidal Camacho, 17-year-old Agustin Reyes Villes and 29-year-old Miguel Angel Torres Rincon near the intersection of Military Road and Goodwin Road on Friday, according to the criminal complaints against them. Agents also detained two minors.
Border Patrol found six bundles of marijuana nearby. The bundles weighed about 120 pounds.
Agents contacted the Texas Department of Public Safety, which is handling the criminal case.
Camacho, Villes and Torres were charged with possession of marijuana, a second-degree felony.
Court records don’t list attorneys for Camacho, Villes and Torres, who remain at the Hidalgo County jail and couldn’t be reached for comment.