LAFAYETTE, LA (WAFB) - Officers with the Lafayette Police Department conducted a traffic stop that resulted in the seizure of nearly $1 million worth of illegal drugs.
Officials say on January 22 around 11:30 p.m., officers performed a traffic stop, along with K-9 units and Crime Suppression Units, on I-10 that resulted in the seizure of $912,660 worth of illegal drugs being trafficked.
Multiple arrests were made during the traffic stop, but the investigation is ongoing. The drugs seized include:
- Methamphetamine: 3,003 grams (6.6 lbs); approximate street value of $600,600
- High grade marijuana: 1,413 grams (3.1 lbs); approximate street value of $28,260
- Promethazine: 28,380 ml (7.5 gallons); approximate street value of $283,800