DeKalb County, Ala., bust uncovers $6,000 in methamphetamine

DeKalb County, Ala., bust uncovers $6,000 in methamphetamine

January 11th, 2013 by Staff Report in Local - Breaking News

Drug Task Force agents executed a search warrant on a vehicle on County Road 479 in DeKalb County, Ala., on Tuesday and found $1,300 in cash and uncut methamphetamine worth $6,000 on the street, a news release states.

Salvador Lopez-Guzman, 26, and Brenda Briseida Navarro, 23, both of Boaz, were arrested and charged with trafficking methamphetamine, possession of drug paraphernalia and unlawful possession of a controlled substance, according to the DeKalb County Sheriff's Office.

Guzman and Navarro are being held at the DeKalb County Detention Center.

"Thanks to the Drug Task Force Agents for doing a good job on getting more drugs off the streets and the citizens of the community for calling in tips," Sheriff Jimmy Harris said in the release. "Please keep calling in any illegal activities to the DeKalb County Sheriff Office."