100 MPH Traffic Stop Leads to Drug Bust Near Post


Published 03/10 2014 02:13PM

Updated 03/10 2014 02:16PM

DPS Drug Bust Post, Texas
DPS Drug Bust Post, Texas
POST -- DPS arrested Jamie Morgan Davila, 33, after a traffic stop Saturday on US 84, yielded illegal drugs valued over $54,000, and a pistol. 

At 8 a.m., a DPS trooper stopped a 2013 Toyota Camry for speeding over 100 mph, on US 84 near Post in Garza County. 

During the traffic stop, the trooper discovered several vacuumed-sealed packages of high-grade marijuana, a package of methamphetamine and a pistol in the trunk of the vehicle.

Davila was placed under arrest for possession of a controlled substance and booked into the Garza County jail.

The illegal drugs were allegedly being transported from California to Aransas Pass, Texas.

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