Federal authorities seize $4 million in drugs in New Mexico
LAGUNA PUEBLO, N.M. (AP) — Federal officials say officers seized 85 pounds of drugs on a road that runs through a reservation in New Mexico.
Interior Department officials said Thursday that the bust happened within the boundaries of the Laguna Indian Reservation west of Albuquerque.
The drugs purportedly had a street value of more than $4 million.
Drugs seized included 82.8 pounds of methamphetamines, 2.4 pounds of heroin and 2,000 cigarette cartridges with a THC, the psychoactive element in marijuana.
The Interior Department’s statement did not identify the person arrested in the bust.