2 Busts in 1 Day for Interdiction Deputies

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On Thursday August 25, at approximately 4:11 pm, a Wichita County Highway Interdiction Deputy made a traffic stop at the intersection of U.S. 287 and Burnett Ranch Road.  The 19-year-old male driver and a 21-year-old male passenger were placed under arrest.  They were transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and were charged with Possession of Marijuana under five pounds.  Four pounds of Marijuana and $1,061.00 in currency was seized.

Also, at approximately 6:41 pm, a Wichita County Highway Interdiction Deputy made a traffic stop at the intersection of Central Frwy. and North 8th Street.  The 40-year-old male driver, a 36-year-old male passenger and a 38-year-old male passenger were placed under arrest.  They were transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and were charged with Possession of Marijuana over four pounds under five pound, Manufacture/Delivery of a Controlled Substance PG 3 over four hundred grams and Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 2 over four hundred grams.  7,840 grams of Promethazine Codeine Syrup, two pounds of marijuana and $1,146.00 in currency was seized.