LEWISVILLE (CBSDFW.COM) – The Lewisville Police Department seized 595 pounds of methamphetamine worth more than $1.2 million in one of the largest drug busts in the department’s history.
It is also the largest drug bust in the career of K-9 Stryker.READ MORE: 16-Year-Old Shot To Death Outside Hurricane Harbor In Arlington
At 3 p.m. on February 23, 2020 Lewisville Police Department K-9 Officer Pat Robey received a call to help another agency with an anonymous tip about a suspicious tractor trailer located near a major highway.READ MORE: Community Groups Want To Help Reduce Violent Crime In Dallas
He deployed his K-9 partner Stryker to conduct a free air sniff of the tractor trailer and the dog alerted to the presence of narcotics.
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