A trooper stopped a Ford E-350 van on Interstate 40 in Henderson County on 11/15/22 for traffic violations. The trooper requested permission to search the vehicle and it was granted once he discovered possible criminal activity was taking place. Another trooper arrived on the
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Henderson County, Tennessee (11/17/2022)- A Henderson County, TN trooper stopped a Ford E-350 roofing van on Interstate 40 for traffic violations and then requested to search the vehicle after discovering possible criminal activity. A K-9’s alert prompted further search of the vehicle. Buried under roofing equipment, troopers found two coolers wrapped inside a
blue tarp. Inside the coolers were 6 bundles of cocaine and 1 bundle of eutylone., which is a Schedule 1 drug. The drugs were seized along with $22,080 cash. Juan Vasquez and Lot Barrera, both from Louisville, KY were taken to jail.