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DPS Traffic Stop Leads to Drug Seizure

Seven pounds of methamphetamine (Source: DPS) Seven pounds of methamphetamine (Source: DPS)
CARSON COUNTY, TX (KFDA) -

The Texas Department of Public Safety says it seized more than seven pounds of methamphetamine in Carson County. 

After stopping a 2016 Jeep Patriot travel East on I-40 near Conway for a traffic violation Saturday morning, a Trooper discovered six bundles of methamphetamine.

The drug paraphernalia found was worth about $644,000 and was hidden inside a dog food bag in the vehicle.

The driver was identified as Breanna Adame, 23, from Irvine, California. 

There were also two other passengers from California identified as Melanie Godinez, 27, and Andre Hampton, 24.

The driver and passengers were arrested and charged with felony possession of methamphetamine and booked into the Carson County jail.

The drugs allegedly were being transported from California to Arkansas.

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