MSHP trooper discovers 88 pounds of meth during a traffic stop

Crime

Missouri State Highway Patrol

SALINE COUNTY, Mo.– A trooper from the Missouri State Highway Patrol made a drug bust during a traffic stop on Monday, April 5.

The trooper stopped a vehicle for a traffic violation on Interstate 70 at mile marker 79 in Saline County. After searching the vehicle, the trooper found around 88 pounds of methamphetamine, $5,505 in cash, & a firearm.

According to MSHP, three people are in custody.

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