CARSON COUNTY, TX (KFDA) - Two people have been arrested after a traffic stop in Carson County led to troopers finding 12 pounds of methamphetamine.
Around 8:50 this morning, a Department of Public Safety trooper stopped a 2000 Nissan Xterra traveling east on I-40 near Conway for a traffic violation.
Officials say the trooper then discovered multiple plastic-wrapped bundles of meth inside the spare tire.
Officials say the meth is worth around $1 million.
The driver, 27-year-old Lidia Baca-Sandoval, and passenger, 21-year-old Stephanie Rochin-Cota, were arrested and charged with felony possession of a controlled substance.
They were transported and booked into the Carson County Jail.
Officials believe the drugs were being transported from Phoenix to Oklahoma City.