$450,000 worth of meth seized during traffic stop on US 287

$450,000 worth of meth seized during traffic stop on US 287

WICHITA FALLS, Tx (RNN Texoma) - A traffic stop on U.S. 287 ends with ten pounds of methamphetamine off the streets.

On Wednesday, around 8:15 p.m. deputies with the Wichita Co. Sheriff's Office conducted a traffic stop on U.S. 287 South and Windthorst Road.

During the traffic stop, $450,000 worth of methamphetamine was seized. WCSO officials said the case is being picked up by the Fort Worth Office of Drug Enforcement Agency pending federal charges.

The vehicle was driven by a 34-year-old man. WCSO officials said he has not been formally charged as of Thursday around 11 a.m.

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