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K9 Officer Finds 6 oz. of Meth Hidden in Vehicle

Published On: Jan 30 2013 03:39:37 PM CST   Updated On: Jan 23 2013 02:11:42 PM CST

K9 Officer Kash

HAYFORK, Calif. -

A K9 Officer with the Trinity County Sheriff's Office found six ounces of methamphetamine hidden in a vehicle during a routine traffic stop.

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Casey Wigger, 28

28-year-old Casey Wigger from Hayfork was pulled over on Highway 3 last Friday. K-9 Officer Kash alerted his handler that there were drugs in the car.

When deputies searched the car they found 165.5 grams (6 ounces) of methamphetamine. Wigger was arrested and booked into Trinity County Jail.