Routine traffic stop leads to big drug bust
CALLAWAY COUNTY - A traffic stop for following too close led to troopers seizing oxycodone, THC wax, shatter, a product made from marijuana, and more than $26,000 in cash, according to the Missouri State Highway Patrol.
Troopers arrested 33-year-old Robbie Roberts, of Hope Mills, North Carolina, on suspicion of delivery of a controlled substance, possession of a controlled substance and unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia.
On average, 130 Americans die every day from an opioid overdose (prescription & illicit)— MSHP Troop F (@MSHPTrooperF) February 15, 2019
Last night, a traffic stop for following too close on I-70 in Callaway Co. resulted in seizure of Oxycodone, THC wax, shatter & over $26,000 in cash https://t.co/kx7wB1WSUk pic.twitter.com/LoFEwCceoU
The patrol said troopers made the arrest on I-70 just after midnight Friday.