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Traffic stop near Conway yields four pounds of methamphetamine

Source: DPS Source: DPS
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Two people are behind bars after a DPS Trooper discovered bundles of methamphetamine during a traffic stop.

Sunday morning a DPS Trooper stopped a 2011 Infiniti G37 traveling east on I-40 near Conway, for a traffic violation.

A DPS canine was called to the scene and alerted on the vehicle.

The trooper then discovered plastic-wrapped bundles of meth inside a bag on the rear seat. The drugs are worth approximately $392,000.

Edgar Puente, 25, and Evelyn Garcia-Saldana, 22, were arrested and charged with felony possession of a controlled substance.

Both were transported and booked into the Carson County jail.

The drugs allegedly were being transported from Phoenix to Fort Smith, Arkansas.

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