At approximately 12:21 p.m., a DPS trooper stopped a 2005 Kia Rio traveling east on IH-40 near Conway, for a traffic violation. The trooper then discovered several tape-wrapped bundles of methamphetamine inside the spare tire. The drugs are valued at approximately $1 million.
Angel Pasaye, 22, of Los Angeles, was arrested and charged with felony possession of a controlled substance. Pasaye was transported and booked into the Carson County jail.
The illegal drugs were allegedly being transported from Los Angeles to Tulsa, Okla.