A couple of friends are arrested after their ‘loot’ is discovered during traffic stop

A couple of friends were arrested at a traffic stop. During the traffic stop, the police discovered the ‘loot’ that the pair ...

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  • A couple of friends were arrested at a traffic stop.
  • During the traffic stop, the police discovered the ‘loot’ that the pair of friends hid in their car.
  • The pair of friends had been pulled over only for speeding.

What was expected to be a routine traffic stop ended with a Hispanic couple of friends being arrested after police officers discovered the ‘loot’ that was hidden in their vehicle, authorities confirmed when reporting the event.

The newspapers KWCH 12 and WIBW reported that the Kansas Bureau of Investigation (KBI), the Neodesha Police Department and the Wilson County Sheriff’s Office arrested two men after they discovered more than 82 pounds of methamphetamine in their vehicle.

Couple of friends falls at traffic stop

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The Kansas Bureau of Investigation indicated that a Neodesha police officer stopped a vehicle at almost midnight on Wednesday, September 29, around 11:50 p.m., for speeding, but later found that the crime was more serious.

The pair of friends were traveling in a 2006 Chevy Silverado pickup when the traffic stop was ordered at 400 Main St. in Neodesha, Wilson County, Kansas. On the spot, probable cause was established to search the vehicle and more than 82 pounds (37 kilos) of methamphetamine was discovered.

The pair of friends were going to turn their shipment into a ‘loot’ of more than $ 3 million

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The Kansas Bureau of Investigation detailed that this amount of methamphetamine had a street value of approximately $ 3.7 million, representing a large ‘loot’ that would become illegal money if the officers had not executed the procedure.

The pair of friends were identified as driver Alejandro Salazar, 19, of Dallas, Texas, who was arrested for possession of methamphetamine with intent to sell, possession of drug paraphernalia and for driving without a valid license.

The pair of friends were booked into the county jail

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The other arrested was Roger Mercado, also 19, of Garland, Texas, who was arrested for possession of methamphetamine with intent to sell and for possession of drug paraphernalia. He was the passenger in the 2006 Chevy Silverado truck that stopped at the traffic stop.

Following the procedure, both Alejandro Salazar and Roger Mercado were booked into the Wilson County Jail. As of the time KWCH 12 released the report, the official charges for the pair of friends were pending to be announced and the investigation was ongoing.

Police release shocking photo of Mexican corpse hanging in Texas tree

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Not suitable for sensitive people. Police authorities released the shocking photograph of the body of an alleged Mexican migrant who was found without feet hanging from a tree in a border area of ​​the state of Texas this week.

On Saturday, October 2, Democratic Congressman Joaquín Castro asked the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) to investigate what appears to be the “lynching” of a Mexican who was found dead hanging in a tree, the agency reported. news Efe.

Police spread chilling photo of Mexican hanging in a tree

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According to the report by the aforementioned news agency, national media indicated that the body was found naked and hanging from a tree in Texas, about 80 miles (128 kilometers) north of the border with Mexico.

Brooks County Sheriff Benny Martinez explained to the newspaper Newsweek that apparently the victim was hung with his own shirt and that the rest of his clothes were folded next to the tree, where they also found two identifications that supposedly belonged to the Mexican.

“They had never seen anything like this,” said the police when they found the Mexican hanging in a tree

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Photo: Brooks County Sheriff’s Office

The body of the Hispanic, who is believed to be an immigrant, was found in an advanced state of decomposition while hanging from a tree last Thursday, September 30, indicated Efe, Newsweek and Breitbart, which published the chilling Photograph provided by the Brooks County Sheriff’s Office.

Benny Martínez told the Breitbart media, also quoted by Efe, that, although it is common for them to find deceased immigrants, “we have never seen something like this in our county.” For his part, Congressman Joaquín Castro added: “This appears to be a lynching of a Mexican in South Texas. I will request an investigation from the FBI if it has not already started one. ”

They await results of the autopsy to find out if the Mexican hanging from a tree was killed or committed suicide

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However, Police Chief Benny Martínez told Breitbart that it would be necessary to wait for the autopsy by the Webb County Coroner’s Office, in the border city of Laredo, to know exactly if the Mexican immigrant had been hanged by others. or he would have committed suicide.

According to the authorities cited by Efe and other local media, both feet of the deceased were torn from his body, probably by animals, and one of them appeared near the place of the dramatic discovery in that border area of ​​Texas.

Immigrant deaths on the rise in county

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The Breitbart newspaper detailed that after documenting the scene, the agents transferred the remains to the county morgue where they will try to obtain the fingerprints of the body that was already in a severe state of decomposition.

Efe said that Brooks County authorities have registered an increase of almost 250% in the number of dead immigrants in the region, going from 34 in all of 2020 to 118 recorded since January 1.

Driver killed three workers by running over them after fleeing police for making ‘donuts’

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New tragedy at the wheel. A driver ran over and killed three workers as he sped away from police after being ordered to stop for making ‘donuts’ or donuts on the road, a way of skidding the car in a circular fashion.

Police said three valet parking workers were killed after a driver trying to evade police in Houston, Texas, struck them on Friday night, it reported. Newsweek Saturday October 2nd.

Driver killed three workers by running them over during chase

Driver killed workers

Police authorities indicated that around 10:30 p.m. a sergeant from that shift was on his routine patrol when he observed a driver executing ‘donuts’ (donuts in Spanish) in a private parking lot in that Texas town.

As the driver exited the parking lot and headed down the street, the sergeant turned on his emergency lights on his patrol car to make a traffic stop. At that point, the car “accelerated to a very high speed” and created a significant distance between its driver and the officer, said Houston Police Department Deputy Chief Yasar Bashir during a Press conference cited by Newsweek. For more information visit this note.

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