Wheeler County traffic stop leads to cocaine and meth seizure

State & Regional

WHEELER COUNTY, Texas (KAMR/KCIT) — A Wheeler County Deputy made a traffic stop Tuesday, November 19th that led to the seizure of 205 pounds of cocaine and 260 pounds of meth.

Court documents revealed the Wheeler County deputy stopped a 2019 minivan for failing to drive in a single lane on I-40 in Wheeler County.

During the traffic stop, the deputy noticed indicators of possible criminal activity.

During a search of the vehicle, law enforcement found the drugs.

The driver was to be paid $50,000 for the delivery.

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