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Traffic stop leads to drug bust

A traffic stop lead to a drug arrest in Wichita County (Source: WCSO) A traffic stop lead to a drug arrest in Wichita County (Source: WCSO)
Manuel Demetrio Garcia-Segui (Source: WCSO) Manuel Demetrio Garcia-Segui (Source: WCSO)
ELECTRA, TX (KAUZ) -

A traffic stop lead to a drug arrest in Wichita County, according to the Wichita County Sheriff's Office.

Around 1:45 p.m. on Thursday, January 25, a Wichita County Highway Interdiction deputy pulled over a man at U.S 287 and Midway Church Road near Electra.

After searching the vehicle, the deputy found eight grams of meth and over $270,000. 53-year old Manuel Demetrio Garcia-Segui was arrested and charged with possession of a controlled substance and money laundering.

He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center.

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