LSP traffic stop yields drugs, cash

Published 1:25 pm Monday, May 16, 2022

This morning just before 10:00 a.m., Troopers from Troop F made a traffic stop on a Kia Sportage traveling east on Interstate 20 in Richland Parish. During the traffic stop, Troopers became suspicious of criminal activity. After consent to search was granted, Troopers were able to locate and seize approximately 30 kilograms of suspected crystal meth, and approximately $6,000 cash.
Louisiana State Troopers will continue to provide the citizens of Louisiana with a safer community through proactive drug related enforcement and cooperative efforts with local and federal law enforcement agencies. Troopers will target local and multi-state drug trafficking organizations by enforcing all state and federal laws governing the illicit manufacturing, distribution, sale, and use of drugs.
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