Saturday Traffic Stop Nets Over $1 Million In Heroin
It was another routine traffic stop that turned into more than police bargained for on Saturday.Saturday afternoon, shortly after 2pm a DPS trooper stopped a 2012 Nissan Altma that was traveling on I-40. During the stop the officer searched the vehicle and found six pounds of heroin hidden inside a side rocker panel. The estimated value of the drug is over a million dollars.
27-year-old Roberto Carrillo Beltran of California was arrested and booked into Carson County for possession of a controlled substance.