PHOENIX (KSAZ) - Phoenix Police officials say four people were arrested in a drug bust where officers seized 100 pounds of meth.
According to a statement released by Sgt. Alan Pfohl late Friday afternoon, 32-year-old Jorge Lopez-Madueno, 25-year-old Maria Madueno, 31-year-old Jesus Lopez, and 28-year-old Rene Ontiveros, were arrested by detectives. The four are reportedly charged with various drug-related crimes, including trafficking, sale, and possession.
According to police, officers developed information about a Fentanyl trafficking operation on March 29. Detectives then conducted a comprehensive investigation, which led officers to the 5000 block of W. Catalina Drive, where a search warrant was executed.
Detectives, according to Phoenix Police, ultimately seized 106 Fentanyl pills and 25 pounds of marijuana, in addition to the meth.