Meth Dealer Caught in Sting

One man remains in the Roosevelt County detention this afternoon after police arrest him on possession of methamphetamine with the intent to traffic.

Portales police say this man, 20 year old Chris Roybal arranged to sell 225 dollars worth of methamphetamine to an informant for the police department.

Officers arrested Roybal while he was delivering the methamphetamine.

He remains in custody at this hour on a 50-thousand dollar cash bond.