Man Arrested After Drugs Found In Luggage

By: Allison Banzhof Email
By: Allison Banzhof Email

A man's planned trip out of Montrose ended with a trip to the Montrose County Jail on Wednesday night.

According to the Montrose Daily Press, drug agents with the Delta Montrose Drug Task Force allegedly found meth in Jose Hernandez – Fierros's luggage during a traffic stop. When Hernandez – Fierros was first pulled over, he tried to flea. When authorities stopped his truck a second time, authorities uncovered more than 2 grams of suspected meth in his luggage.

Hernandez – Fierros was arrested and faces numerous felony charges, including suspicion of possession and possession with intent to distribute.

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