The seizure was achieved as part of the operation performed by Northeast military personnel in Matamoros
The Ministry of National Defense (Sedena) through the Command of Military Region IV, said the assurance was achieved in the Northeast that performs operational military personnel in the municipality.
The Department of Defense personnel indicates that the Eighth Military Region conducted ground surveys in the port of Matamoros, when located in a building located in San Juan Street West, the San Juan Gardens subdivision, concealed 119 packages with marijuana.
He says that upon entering the building, said military personnel packages with drug, which showed a total weight of one ton 170 kilos of the drug.
The drug was made available to the federal tax shift d to initiate appropriate investigations and determine responsibilities under the law.
The commander of the fourth military region adds that the property where the drug was concealed was also secured and made available to the relevant authorities.
Stresses the Department of Defense assured that if the drug had been marketed to retail, would have produced 585 doses of two grams each and have obtained 58 million 500 thousand pesos for sale.