WELCH, LA(KPLC)-A major drug bust on Interstate 10 Wednesday morning in Welch.
A state trooper pulled over a 1999 Dodge pickup for a traffic violation. After talking with the driver, troopers asked to search the vehicle. They got permission and found more than 21 pounds of "brown heroin, with an estimated value of $350,000. The driver of the pickup, 40-year-old Mario Rodriguez Aguilero was arrested, and taken to the Jefferson Davis Parish Jail.
From KPLC Staff:
Posted: Jul 14, 2010 8:14 PM EDT Updated: Jul 14, 2010 8:14 PM EDT