Authorities made a major methamphetamine bust in southern Colorado on Friday when the discovered 11 pounds of the drug hidden in a spare tire.
The suspects involved in one of the biggest meth rings in state history used cellphones to communicate with each other and developed code words for the drug.
Authorities have made one of the largest-ever single methamphetamine busts in Colorado history.
A judge on Thursday sentenced a former Colorado sheriff to 15 months in prison for repeatedly violating his probation in a meth-for-sex case.
A major drug-trafficking bust netted 28 arrests in the metro area Friday morning, the result of a two-year-long investigation into increased meth production in homes across the city.
A judge is expected to decide whether to revoke probation for a former Arapahoe County sheriff convicted in a meth-for-sex case after authorities said he tested positive for drugs and alcohol.
A major meth ring has been busted in Southern Colorado.
A push to keep drugs away from children means harsher penalties for careless parents.
A former Arapahoe County sheriff convicted in a meth-for-sex case has failed a urine test.
Authorities in southwest Colorado say they have broken up a large methamphetamine ring and seized about 10 pounds of the drug worth $450,000 on the street.