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I-40 Cocaine Bust

Carson, Co. - More than 660,000 dollars worth of cocaine is seized in Carson County.

DPS troopers stopped 48 year old Roberto Montoya and his passenger, 43 year old Francisco Uriarte on I-40, three miles east of Conway Thursday afternoon.

During the stop, the trooper searched the vehicle and found more than 9,000 grams of cocaine concealed inside a hidden compartment.

The driver and passenger were both booked into the Carson County Jail for possession of a controlled substance.

They face ten years to life in prison and a 100,000 dollar fine.

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