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Troopers discover ten pounds of meth in trunk

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Amarillo, TX - Texas state troopers over the weekend uncovered more than $386,000 worth of methamphetamine.

Just after noon Saturday, troopers stopped a car for a traffic violation on Interstate 40 near Conway. There, they discovered more than ten pounds of meth, wrapped up in a dozen bundles inside the trunk of the car.

The driver, 39 year-old Roberto Fernandez, Jr. of Yuma, Arizona, was arrested and charged with felony possession of a controlled substance.

Troopers believe the drugs were being taken from Arizona to Des Moines, Iowa.