Hidalgo County– Customs and border protection officers discovered more than a million dollars from narcotics at the Pharr international bridge.
On Sunday, agents came across a tractor-trailer that was carrying a shipment of fresh malanga a root similar to yuka.
Within the trailer, authorities discovered 80 packages of alleged cocaine during a secondary inspection.
Federal agencies seized the drugs and the tractor-trailer.
Homeland security is now in charge of this investigation.