Police find 300 pounds of pot at mechanic shop

Officers say they were tipped off when five men outside the shop started running when they saw the officer.

July 29, 2010 9:18:10 AM PDT
Police say they took about 300 pounds of drugs off the streets overnight. Officers found the drugs at a mechanic shop on Hackney at Lawndale in southeast Houston. Police were checking out a disturbance at the shop when they saw five men running away. More officers were called to the scene. They found a pallet filled with bundles of marijuana inside the shop.

Officers then arrested two men.