Drug seizure on I-40 puts two men in custody

Carson County, TX - The Texas Department of Public Safety seized a large amount of methamphetamine during a traffic stop on I-40.

DPS conducted a traffic stop Wednesday on a Mercedes Benz on I-40 near Conway.

Troopers discovered over 3 and a half pounds of methamphetamine hidden in a false compartment of the car engine.

The driver is identified as J Santos Mora-Oseguera, 54, of Roy, Washington.

The passenger, Rosalba Campos-Alonso, 46, of Roy, Washington.

Both men were arrested and booked into Carson County jail and charged with felony possession of a controlled substance.

The drugs were allegedly being taken from California to Tennessee.