NC deputies bust pair on I-40 with $40,000 worth of cocaine, officials say

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GREENSBORO, N.C. (WFMY) – Two men have been charged after deputies discovered $40,000 worth of cocaine after pulling over a car on Interstate 40.


Deputies stopped the car near Patterson Street for a traffic violation and searched the vehicle. They discovered one kilogram of cocaine, a bag containing seven grams of cocaine, a handgun and $6,000 in cash, officials said.

Deputies arrested Eric Mosqueda and Ramiro Briones-Hernandez, who are both charged with trafficking cocaine by possession, trafficking cocaine by transportation, maintaining a vehicle for keeping/selling controlled substances and carrying a concealed gun.

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