VAN ALSTYNE, Tex. -- It’s being called one of the biggest meth busts in Van Alstyne's history. Police seized four and a half pounds of meth worth about $200,000 during a traffic stop on Highway 75 Northbound at FM 121 on Thursday.
They also seized nearly $3,000 in cash. Officers were assisted by the Drug Enforcement Administration and the Sherman Police K-9.
All three individuals in the van were arrested and charged with first degree felonies.
No names are being released, but police tell us all three are residents of Arkansas. Two of them are illegal citizens.