New Details In Meth Bust
We have some new details regarding a local meth bust...
23-year-old Eduardo Puente and 41-year-old Leonel Lopez Avalos were pulled over by a Laredo Police Officers at lLoop 20 and Del Mar Boulevard around seven last night for a traffic violation.
The officer noticed the driver was nervous and suspected something was wrong.
He called for back-up, including a canine unit.
That's when the 62 kilos of meth, roughly 137 pounds of the drug, was discovered.
It as hidden in several bags of livestock feed and in a large cooler.
Te meth is worth roughly 27-thousand dollars a kilo.
Tat's just over a million-and-a-half dollars worth on the street.