Staff ReportNewsWest 9
EDDY COUNTY, N.M. - A driver was busted with drugs in Eddy County.
Authorities pulled over 23-year-old Leonardo Chavez for speeding on Highway 285.
They say a K-9 alerted them after sniffing the car.
Authorities later found one pound of black tar heroin in the rear cargo area of the car.
Chavez was arrested on charges of trafficking a controlled substance.