NW Ind. traffic stop turns up $3M worth of cocaine

August 25, 2011 2:45:20 PM PDT
There has been a big drug bust in Northwest Indiana that all started with a traffic stop.

Lake County Sheriff's Police say they seized more than $3 million worth of cocaine Wednesday after stopping a Shelbyville man for speeding on Interstate 65.

Police say they arrested 43-year-old Benjamin Juarez after finding 31 kilograms of cocaine in hidden compartments in the car.