On July 31, the New Mexico State Police discovered 495 deals of cannabis weighing 580 lbs in a semi-trailer at the Port of Entry west of Gallup, in accordance to a state police information launch.
The packages were concealed inside 20 House Depot containers in the trailer of the semi.
The driver, Binyam Getahun, 36, of Alexandria, Virginia and the co-driver, Mazemr Belayneh, 64, of Snellville, Georgia were being each arrested and charged with possession and intent to distribute.
Site visitors end reveals dangerous drugs
HOLBROOK – On July 28, a Navajo County Sheriff’s deputy done a targeted traffic prevent on U.S. 160 at Milepost 375 (west of Kayenta) for a pace violation.
Throughout the traffic halt, the deputy observed prison exercise and a search of the car or truck disclosed 13 significant plastic bags containing a white crystal-like compound. The substance was subject analyzed with benefits favourable for methamphetamine.
The total fat of the drug was 22.8 pounds, which has a avenue worth of $612,864.
Two of the four occupants had been arrested and booked into Navajo County Jail. Jose Juan Valenzuela, 35, and Leysi Martinez Victoriano, 24, each of Mesa, Arizona, were billed with dangerous drug transportation, possession and possession for use.