Missouri State Highway Patrol recovers 79 oxycodone pills and over $12,000 during a traffic stop

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MILLER COUNTY, Mo. — A traffic stop leads to a drug bust in Miller County Saturday night.

Missouri State Highway Patrol troopers pulled over a driver on U.S. Route 54 for a speeding violation. Troopers searched the car and found 79 oxycodone pills and over $12,000 in cash.

Oxycodone is an opioid pain medication used to treat moderate to severe pain.

A Waynesville man was transported to the Miller County Jail, according to MSHP.

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