Rochester Police Seize Large Amount of Methamphetamine
Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - A drug bust in Rochester on Friday led to the seizure of a significant amount of methamphetamine.
Police Captain John Sherwin says investigators became aware of a FedEx shipment that was being sent to a room at a downtown hotel on Friday. Officers searched the package before it was delivered and found it contained 2.8 pounds of methamphetamine. Sherwin says it has a street value of nearly $130,000.
After the delivery was made, officers arrested the California man who was in the hotel room. Charges were expected to be filed Monday against 26-year-old Jose Tafolla Rojas.