Police say trailer carrying a hidden compartment of 177 packages were extracted in the state of Hidalgo
Elements of the Federal Police seized a trailer having a hidden compartment with more than half ton of marijuana in the state of Hidalgo.
After stopping a Truck attached to a double trailer, which circulated on the kilometer 24 +500 of Highway 45 Mexico-Ciudad Juarez, federal police detected in the area designated for the load inside measurements did not match those from outside the unit.
Therefore, a thorough inspection was made into the box, where boards were located with silicone covering a hidden compartment, the drivers name was Jesus Tellez David Barron, 42 and the truck was taken to the facilities of the Attorney General’s Office in Pachuca, Hidalgo.
There in the presence of Ministerial Agent 177 packages were found containing green grass with the characteristics of marijuana, which yielded a total weight of 1,589 lbs .
Therefore, the drugs, vehicle and Barron Téllez was who were read the “Charter of the Rights of Persons Assisting in Detention”, were made available to the Public Prosecutor of the Federation, which hosts the investigations.