Puff, Puff, Blast: Marijuana Cannon Confiscated

Posted on: 2:30 pm, February 28, 2013, by , updated on: 02:31pm, February 28, 2013

(KTVI) – Authorities have recently confiscated a cannon used to smuggle marijuana across the U.S. border.

The cannon was powerful enough to shoot packages weighing about 30 pounds.  According to the NY Daily News some canisters traveled nearly 500 feet. The truck carting the cannon was found near Mexicali, Mexico, which borders California.  The cannon itself was made of a plastic pipe and a crude metal tank.

For more details, visit: The NY Daily News