Thousands of gallons of oil illegally buried in Crosby, investigation underway

An investigation is underway in Crosby where thousands of gallons of oil are allegedly buried illegally.

Harris County Precinct 1's environmental crimes unit is serving a search warrant in the 1000 block of Church St. on Friday afternoon.

According to Constable Alan Rosen's office, the oil is leaking into a nearby waterway. 

This story is developing and will be updated accordingly.