DPS makes three meth busts over weekend - KWES NewsWest 9 / Midland, Odessa, Big Spring, TX: newswest9.com |

DPS makes three meth busts over weekend

Posted: Updated:

Amarillo, TX - Three separate traffic stops in Carson County over the weekend nab hundreds of thousands of dollars worth of methamphetamine.

Saturday afternoon, DPS troopers pulled over a vehicle along I-40 just east of Conway, and reportedly found more than 2,700 grams of meth inside the front passenger door.

That evening, another stop east of Conway led to the seizure of over 1,900 grams of the drug allegedly found in a suitcase.

And Sunday morning, troopers say they found roughly 3,400 grams of meth during yet another traffic stop.

Altogether, the drugs are valued at more than $700,000 dollars.


Saturday Afternoon:
   - 2,735 Grams Found
   - Worth $229,10
Saturday Evening:
   - 1,944 Grams Found
   - Worth $162,810
Sunday Morning:
   - 3,405 Grams Found
   - Worth $309,855

 

  • Local HeadlinesMore>>

  • UTPB Student Arrested For Sexual Assault

    UTPB Student Arrested For Sexual Assault

    A UTPB student has been arrested in connection with a sexual assault on the UTPB Campus. We're told Treasure Lee Luvaul was arrested and charged on Tuesday with sexual assault.
    A UTPB student has been arrested in connection with a sexual assault on the UTPB Campus. We're told Treasure Lee Luvaul was arrested and charged on Tuesday with sexual assault.
  • Odessa Police Recruit Terminated Following Investigation

    Odessa Police Recruit Terminated Following Investigation

    An Odessa Police recruit has been fired following an investigation into a fight at a house a few weeks ago. As you may recall, officers were called to a house in the 4200 block of Wayside back on August 24.
    An Odessa Police recruit has been fired following an investigation into a fight at a house a few weeks ago. As you may recall, officers were called to a house in the 4200 block of Wayside back on August 24.
  • Odessa Man Arrested Following Morning Stabbing

    Odessa Man Arrested Following Morning Stabbing

    An Odessa man is behind bars following a stabbing in Odessa. Police were called out to the 400 block of Seminole just after 3:45 a.m. Monday morning.
    An Odessa man is behind bars following a stabbing in Odessa. Police were called out to the 400 block of Seminole just after 3:45 a.m. Monday morning.