RICHMOND, Texas -- Fort Bend County deputies said they found millions of dollars worth of meth after pulling over a man and a woman on Highway 59.
Maria D. Carbajal-Ponce, 47, and Carlos Gallegos, 33, were arrested on Tuesday after deputies stopped their Chevy Malibu in Richmond.
The Fort Bend County Narcotics Task Force said it discovered a box containing 56 pounds of crystal meth in the trunk of the car.
Investigators said the drugs had a potential street value of $2 million or more.
Both Carbajal-Ponce and Gallegos are now facing charges of manufacturing/delivery of a controlled substance, investigators said.
$2M in meth found in Chevy Malibu during traffic stop, deputies say