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Lewisville Police Seize Nearly 600 Pounds of Meth in Massive Drug Bust

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Lewisville police on Sunday seized nearly 600 pounds of drugs in what officers say is one of the largest drug busts they've seen in the city.

A total of 595 pounds of methamphetamine was discovered hidden inside a big rig after Lewisville police were asked to help investigate a tip about "a suspicious tractor-trailer located near a major highway," according to a police news release.

Lewisville officer Pat Robey and his K-9 partner, Stryker, discovered the drugs in a hidden compartment of the truck, the release said.

The estimated street value of the drugs is more than $1.2 million.

Police did not say whether anyone was arrested in connection with the drugs.

Lewisville PD K-9 Stryker alerted to the nearly 600 pounds of methamphetamine found hidden in a tractor-trailer, police said. (Published Feb. 24, 2020)
Lewisville PD
Lewisville PD K-9 Stryker alerted to the nearly 600 pounds of methamphetamine found hidden in a tractor-trailer, police said. (Published Feb. 24, 2020)
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