Thursday, August 22, 2013

Idaho State Police arrest one for trafficking meth

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Idaho State Police
District 5 5205 South 5th Ave.
Pocatello, Idaho 83204-2299
(208) 236-6466 FAX: (208) 236-6068

For Immediate Release: 08/22/2013 3:18 pm
Please direct questions to the District Office

On Thursday, August 22, 2013, at approximately 10:07 am, the Idaho State Police conducted a traffic stop eastbound on I-86 at milepost 28, west of American Falls. Matthew Mendez Dehart, 51 years of age, of Galt, California, was arrested for trafficking methamphetamine, possession of drug paraphernalia and driving without privileges. Approximately 1/4 pound of methamphetamine was seized, with a street value of $4,000.00. Dehart was incarcerated at the Power County Jail.