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Marijuana Seized , Three Arrested

U.S. Border Patrol agents arrested three men attempting to smuggle marijuana into the U.S.

The incident occurred at about 10:45 p.m. Monday  after an agent detected four suspected illegal aliens walking north from the Internanional Boundry Fence towards Interstate 8. Three of the men had large bundles on their backs. Border Patrol agents were able to apprehend the three ' mules " , the fourth man was able to run back to Mexico. The men and the marijuana ,  totaling over 137 pounds and valued at over $100,000 , were turned over to the Drug Enforcement Administration.