Wednesday, May 19, 2010

Traffic Stop Results in Seizure of Methamphetamine

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Idaho State Police
Region 5 5205 South 5th Ave.
Pocatello, Idaho 83204-2203
(208) 236-6466 FAX: (208) 233-7451

For Immediate Release: 05/19/2010 3:05 pm
Contact: Lt. Gonzales

On May 17, 2010 at 5:08 pm, Idaho State Police stopped an Oscar Lopez Hernandez, age 29 of Ogden, driving a black 1990 Honda Accord for a minor traffic violation. Hernandez was traveling southbound on US91 at mile marker 80, in Chubbuck. During the traffic stop, Idaho State Police found and seized 44 grams of methamphetamine. Hernandez was arrested and charged with drug trafficking.

This drug seizure is still under investigation by the Idaho State Police.