CARSON COUNTY, TX (KFDA) - A Texas Highway Patrol Trooper seized over three pounds of methamphetamine Tuesday, Oct. 10 after a vehicle stop in Carson County.
Around 10:15 p.m., the Trooper stopped a 2014 Chrysler 300 passenger car traveling east on I-40 near Conway, for a traffic violation. The Trooper then discovered foil-wrapped bundles of methamphetamine in a pillow case inside the vehicle.
Martha Zepeda, 26, was arrested and charged with felony possession of a controlled substance.
Zepeda was transported and booked into Carson County jail.
The drugs were allegedly being transported from Albuquerque, NM to Clarksville, AK.
The drugs are worth approximately $285,000.