FAYETTE COUNTY DEPUTIES ARREST WOMAN WITH $20K IN METH

This baggie of meth, confiscated by Fayette Co. deputies, is valued at $20,000.

This baggie of meth, confiscated by Fayette Co. deputies, is valued at $20,000.

Fayette County Sheriff’s deputies have arrested a South Texas woman and confiscated nearly $20,000 worth of methamphetamine after a Friday morning traffic stop.

According to Fayette County Sheriff Keith Korenek, a deputy pulled over an eastbound 2012 Chevy Cruze on I-10 between Schulenburg and Flatonia around 5:00 a.m. Friday.

Deputy Louis Gabler discovered a plastic baggie containing nearly a half-pound of methamphetamine.

The driver,33-year old Clarissa Garcia of McAllen, was arrested and taken to the Fayette County Jail, where she remains in custody.

 

Deputy Louis Gabler, with the methamphetamie he confiscated in his arrest.

Deputy Louis Gabler, with the methamphetamie he confiscated in his arrest.