Assault, Drug Possession Charges filed against Suspect
AUSTIN—A male undocumented alien has been arrested and booked into the Starr County Jail on charges of possession of marijuana (approximately 700 pounds), a second-degree felony and aggravated assault of a peace officer (a Texas Parks & Wildlife Department Game Warden), a first-degree felony. The incident occurred around 10 p.m. Tuesday. U.S. Customs and Border Patrol Agents assisted. The game warden was not injured. The case remains under investigation at this time.