On Monday October 28, at approximately 2:42 pm, a Wichita County Highway Interdiction Deputy made a traffic stop at the intersection of U.S. 287 and North 8th Street. The 45-year-old male driver, Tracy Allen Alvarez, (01-08-74), and a 36-year-old male passenger, Kenny Louis Collazo, (08-26-83), were placed under arrest. They were transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and were charged with Manufacture/Delivery of a Controlled Substance PG 1 over four hundred grams.
Fourteen pounds of Crystal Methamphetamine and three grams of black tar heroin was seized. Street value of the narcotics was $500,000.00.