Drugs found after traffic stop Monday

By McPherson County Sheriff
December 31, 2014

McPherson County Sheriff Larry Powell reports on Dec. 29, 2014 Deputies from the Sheriff’s Office stopped a vehicle on I-135 near Moundridge reference a driving complaint. During their investigation drug paraphernalia was discovered and the pickup was impounded. After securing a search warrant approximately 7 pounds of methamphetamine were found with a value of 1.75 million dollars. Officers from the Moundridge Police Department and the Kansas Bureau of Investigation assisted in this case. One person has been arrested for possession of methamphetamine with intent to distribute.