A drug-trafficking investigation this week led to the seizure of 782 pounds of marijuana in Brownsville.
The investigation, initiated by the Special Investigations Unit of the District Attorney’s Office and joined by Homeland Security Investigations, began Wednesday at the 3500 block of E. 14th St.
On Thursday, 714 pounds of marijuana was seized.
The seizure resulted in an additional 68 pounds of marijuana seized today.
Five individuals were arrested and will be processed in federal court.
The investigation remains ongoing.