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Wapato Brothers In Custody After Drug Bust

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WAPATO -- Two Wapato brothers are in custody after an undercover drug bust Thursday afternoon.

The bust happened on West "B" street in Wapato around 11 a.m.

U.S. postal inspectors discovered the package containing 25 pounds of marijuana while it was on its way from south Texas.

An undercover officer with the L.E.A.D Task Force delivered the package and took the brothers into custody. They are charged with possession of a controlled substance with intent to deliver.

The approximate street value of the marijuana was $25,000 dollars.