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Tennessee Highway Patrol Seizes Drugs Bound For West Tennessee

Friday, January 24, 2020 | 03:03pm

JACKSON, TENN. --- January 23, 2020, the Tennessee Highway Patrol, working in conjunction with the Tennessee 24th Judicial District Drug Task Force, initiated a traffic stop on a commercial vehicle traveling in Madison County, Tennessee.

The traffic stop ultimately resulted in the seizure of 20 kilograms of a substance suspected to be methamphetamine. The substance was destined for rural West Tennessee.

No arrests have been made, and an investigation is ongoing.

The Tennessee Department of Safety and Homeland Security’s (www.TN.Gov/safety) mission is to serve, secure, and protect the people of Tennessee.