Two million dollars worth of cocaine found during traffic stop - KSWO, Lawton, OK- Wichita Falls, TX: News, Weather, Sports. ABC, 24/7, Telemundo -

Two million dollars worth of cocaine found during traffic stop

Posted: Updated:

Amarillo, TX - A routine traffic stop earlier this week for a moving violation in Potter County turned into much more when the deputy reportedly discovered 33 kilos of cocaine inside the vehicle. 

On Tuesday, authorities reported seizing 33 kilos or 75 pounds of cocaine after a deputy stopped a vehicle on I-40 west of Bushland by the Atkinson Road Exit. 

The cocaine was concealed in a suitcase in the backseat of the vehicle and has an estimated street value of two million dollars.

The driver's name has yet to be released and the case is still under investigation.

  • Two million dollars worth of cocaine found during traffic stopMore>>

  • Marissa Silver

    Marissa Silver

    Marissa Silver joined the NewsChannel 10 team in October 2013 all the way from South Carolina.
    Marissa Silver joined the NewsChannel 10 team in October 2013 all the way from South Carolina.
Powered by WorldNow
KSWO-TV, 1401 SE 60th Street
Lawton, OK 73501

Telephone: (580) 355-7000
Fax: (580) 357-3811
Email: news@kswo.com

All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Worldnow and KSWO. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.