Colorado Springs News, Sports & Business

Gazette Premium Content Pueblo County Sheriff's dog sniffs out $100,000 in meth

lisa walton lisa.walton@gazette.com - Published: February 12, 2014

Authorities said a police dog helped them find four pounds of methamphetamine valued at more than $100,000 during a traffic stop in Pueblo County.

Pueblo County Sheriff's dog alerted deputies to the narcotics after they pulled over a pickup truck Friday, authorities said.

On Tuesday, members of the Drug Enforcement Agency's Southern Colorado Drug Task Force, which is based in Colorado Springs, searched the truck and found the drugs in hidden compartment above the engine.

Multiple people are being investigated, police said.

Comment Policy

Our commenting system has changed. Please register or login with your gazette.com account to comment on a story. Click here for information.

You've reached your 4 FREE premium stories this month

Get 4 more FREE stories

Simply register to continue.

Register

Subscribe now

Get access unlimited access to premium stories.

Subscribe
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement