Tulare County sheriff’s deputy and K9 partner seize 20 pounds of meth during traffic stop

Twenty pounds of drugs were taken off Tulare County’s streets after a sheriff’s deputy made a traffic stop near Tulare.

On Thursday, Tulare County deputy Javier Montoya and his K9 partner, Tex, made a traffic stop while patrollingĀ on Highway 99, justĀ south of Cartmill Avenue in Tulare.

The deputy said he made the stop because of a “traffic violation.” With help from Tex, Montoya and his partner discovered 20 pounds of methamphetamine inside the vehicle. Read More