Police bust Phoenix couple for selling drugs
PHOENIX -- Phoenix police have taken a man and woman into custody after they were found with a large amount of cocaine and methamphetamine.
Sgt. Tommy Thompson said Thursday that 29-year-old Guadalupe Romero-Beltran and 34-year-old Liliana Margarita Reyes have been booked on charges of possession of narcotics and dangerous drugs with the intent to sell.
Thompson says officers served a search warrant Tuesday afternoon at a Phoenix home as part of a drug investigation.
Investigators found 19.5 kilograms of cocaine and 130 grams of meth. The value is estimated to be at least $400,000.
Police also discovered a rifle and more than $4,000 in cash.
Romero-Beltran is also facing a weapons violation charge.
Both are being held at the Maricopa County Jail.