U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at the Pharr (Texas) International Bridge cargo facility discovered 2,304 pounds of marijuana in a commercial trailer load of watermelons. 
 
On Aug. 9, CBP officers assigned to the Pharr International Bridge cargo facility referred a white 1996 Freightliner tractor-trailer for a secondary inspection, according to a news release.
 
Using a non-intrusive imagining system along with the help of a canine team, customs officers discovered and seized 65 packages of marijuana comingled within a watermelon shipment, the release said.
 
 CBP estimated the value of the drugs at $460,761, and the case remains under investigation by Homeland Security Investigations special agents.