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Two arrested after drug bust finds $150K of meth, $72K in cash

The CEE-VI Drug and Gang Task Force arrested the two on Wednesday.

The CEE-VI Drug and Gang Task Force arrested two Litchfield individuals on Wednesday after a search warrant found $150,000 worth of methamphetamine.

The task force, which is composed of members of law enforcement agencies from five west-central counties, executed a search warrant at a residence on the 600 block of Armstrong Avenue South in Litchfield.

There, the task force found 11.6 pounds of methamphetamine, more than 9 pounds of marijuana and $72,000 in cash.

The task force arrested a 33-year-old man and a 36-year-old woman in relation to the find. The two are currently in custody at Meeker County Jail.

The Meeker County Sheriff’s Office and the Litchfield Police Department also helped execute the warrant. 

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