Images: Homemade Cannon Capable of Launching Drugs into US Seized in Mexico

In these images provided to NBC 7 and Telemundo 20 by PGR Sonora, you can see the cannon seized by officials in Mexico with more than 200 packages of marijuana and nearly 2,000 bullets.

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Officials in Mexico seized a homemade cannon that they say was capable of launching drugs into the U.S.
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The massive steel tube was found with a hose and an air compressor, officials said.
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Here, one official shows how the drugs would be stuffed into the cannon for delivery into the U.S.
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Authorities in the border state of Sonora, south of Arizona, confiscated a minivan equipped with the cannon and illegal drugs.
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The images were released on Monday, Nov. 13, 2017.
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A look at the illegal drugs found with the cannon.
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