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950 lbs of pot found in Patagonia stash house

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950 lbs of pot found in Patagonia stash house

Tucson Sector Border Patrol agents seized nearly 950 pounds of marijuana stashed in an abandoned home in Patagonia on Thursday, U.S. Customs and Border Protection said.

Sonoita Station agents received a tip that the property was being used as a drug stash house, the Border Patrol said Friday.

With assistance from the Santa Cruz County Sheriff’s Office, agents found 43 bundles of marijuana, weighing nearly 950 pounds and valued at $475,000, inside the house, the Border Patrol said.

No arrests have been made and the investigation is ongoing, the Border Patrol said.

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