BCSO deputies discover marijuana bundles following chase

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BREWSTER COUNTY, Texas (Big 2/Fox 24) – Deputies with the Brewster County Sheriff’s Office discovered several bundles of marijuana following a chase Friday morning.

Courtesy of the Brewster County Sheriff’s Office

Officials say it began when deputies noticed erratic driving from a suspect in a Chevrolet pickup near Lajitas.

However, when they tried to stop the vehicle, the driver is accused of speeding away from them, prompting a high-speed-chase.

BCSO officials say the suspect abandoned the vehicle near the Rio Grande and escaped into Mexico.

While searching the truck, deputies say they located several bundles of marijuana, a gun, and several loaded magazines.

Anyone with information on the incident is asked to contact the BCSO.

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