ARDMORE -- Ardmore’s prize-winning narcotic K-9 helped put a suspected drug trafficker behind bars Thursday night.
Marco Diaz was arrested for cocaine trafficking about 9 o'clock Thursday night. Troopers stopped a car near mile marker 45 on Interstate 35 in Carter County for a lane violation..
Marco Diaz was riding in that car. When he began acting suspicious, troopers called in Ardmore K-9, "Ricki", to investigate.
Ricki found four kilos of cocaine inside a lamp base, packed in Diaz’s luggage.
The driver was not arrested.