DPS Trooper Seizes 13 Pounds of Meth

By Karl Wehmhoener | kwehmhoener@kamr.com

Published 07/07 2014 04:44PM

Updated 07/07 2014 10:43PM

AMARILLO – A DPS traffic stop Friday on I-40, yielded over 13 pounds of methamphetamine valued at over $470,000.

A DPS trooper pulled over 50-year-old Juan Carriloo and 53-year-old Daisey Carrillo for a traffic violation near Conway in Carson County.

During the traffic stop, the trooper discovered 10 bundles of methamphetamine in the vehicle.

DPS arrested the Carrillos for possession of a controlled substance, a first-degree felony, and booked into the Carson County Jail.

The illegal drugs were allegedly being transported from Phoenix to Oklahoma City.

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