Apr 03, 2024

Troopers found 88 pounds of cocaine during I-70 traffic stop

Posted Apr 03, 2024 2:00 PM

LAFAYETTE COUNTY—Law enforcement authorities are investigating a suspect on drug allegations.

On Tuesday, a Trooper stopped a vehicle on Interstate 70 for traffic violations in Lafayette County, according to the Missouri State Highway Patrol.

A Lafayette County K-9 responded to the scene and alerted to narcotics inside the vehicle. A vehicle search was conducted, resulting in 88 pounds of cocaine taken off the streets.  The MSHP released no additional details.