State Police Make Major Drug Bust

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0  Updated at 10:46 am, February 21st, 2013 By: Managing Editor
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(AMERICAN FALLS, ID)  — Idaho State Police made a major drug bust along I-86 near American Falls Wednesday.  Officials say 51-year-old Antonio Alvarez-Contreras of Gaston, Oregon was arrested following a routine traffic stop. Police suspected that Alvarez was transporting drugs and proceeded to search his car, finding just under 90 pounds of marijuana. The drugs have an estimated street value of around $180,000.

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