NHP Makes Huge Heroin Bust

Vehicle In Question Had Been Stopped For A DUI Investigation

Mitch Kelly
July 24, 2020 - 9:27 am
Heroin seized during a traffic stop by NHP on 7-23-20

NHP Southern Command


LAS VEGAS, NV (KXNT) - Nevada Highway Patrol found more than they bargained for during a traffic stop on Thursday night.

Troopers were conducting a DUI investigation on a driver they had pulled over when some heroin was discovered.

Make that a lot of heroin.

Six pounds of heroin, to be exact.

NHP didn't release any other details, like where the stop happened or the number of people arrested.