Salina, KS

Now: 18 °

Currently: Clouds

Hi: 45 ° | Lo: 17 °

$2 Million Meth Stash Seized

KSAL StaffFebruary 9, 2017

A traffic stop conducted by the Kansas Highway Patrol on Interstate 70 in Russell County netted a large amount of methamphetamine. The stop on Sunday netted the collection of 52 pounds of methamphetamine.

According to Trooper Tod Hileman, a Dodge pickup was stopped at eastbound mile marker 199 near Dorrance on Sunday. During the stop, 52 pounds of methamphetamine was found.

The meth and vehicle were seized.

Hileman could not release any arrest or other information as the case has been handed over to federal investigators.

52 pounds of meth has a street value of more than $2 million.

Story by David Elliott / KRSL Radio

Copyright © Meridian Media, 2023. All Rights Reserved. No part of this story may be reproduced without Meridian Media’s express consent.

CATEGORIES :

RELATED POSTS

Fort Hays State University could be generating electricity from wind turbines in the next few weeks

Fort Hays State Gets $1.2 Million Gift

December 13, 2017 4:25 am

Pot, Meth Found during I-70 Stop

December 11, 2017 12:43 pm

STAY IN TOUCH!

GET OUR APP!

LATEST POSTS

Tanker Truck Crashes Near...
January 28, 2023Comments
Tips Sought in ID Theft C...
January 28, 2023Comments
Front Porch Explosion
January 27, 2023Comments
Alarm May Have Spooked Bu...
January 27, 2023Comments

LISTEN LIVE