Texas man arrested, $64K in meth seized in Greenville - WNCT

Texas man arrested, $64K in meth seized in Greenville

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GREENVILLE, N.C. - Two pounds of crystal meth is off the streets and a Texas man is behind bars after officers spotted a suspicious individual.

It happened October 23 in a parking lot near the intersection of W. 5th Street and N. Memorial Drive in Greenville.  

Officers identified the man as Miguel Gallardo of Mission, Texas. After a consent search, police turned up about two pounds of crystal methamphetamine with an estimated street value of $64,000.  

Detectives say the drugs were destined for another state.  
 
Gallardo was arrested and charged with Trafficking in Methamphetamine. He’s in the Pitt County Detention Center under $1,000,000 secured bond. 
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