NORCROSS, Ga. (AP) — A woman and her two sons are accused of transporting meth from Texas to an Atlanta-area house.
News outlets report warrants for 56-year-old San Juana Barrera, 37-year-old Alex Perez and 32-year-old Cresencio Perez say they drove with more than 400 grams of meth stashed in their SUV’s tires on Jan. 25.READ MORE: Some Dallas ISD Students Go Back To School In 1 Week
Gwinnett County police’s T.C. Joseph says Cresencio Perez said he brought his mother to allay suspicion. Barrera said at a hearing she didn’t know her sons were transporting drugs. All three are charged with drug trafficking.
Investigators found what the DEA estimates as $1 million in crystal meth and liquid meth at the Norcross home.READ MORE: American Airlines Experiencing Fuel Shortages At Some Airports
Defense attorney Michael Marr says agents couldn’t know how much meth was inside before the family arrived.
No other arrests have been made.MORE NEWS: Former President Trump Endorses Ken Paxton To Be Re-Elected As Texas Attorney General
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