DPS traffic stop leads to seizure of 20 grams of meth

A traffic stop Monday morning led to the seizure of more than 20 grams of methamphetamine for the Texas Department of Public Safety.

According to a press release from DPS,  the traffic stop happened at approximately 8:06 a.m. Monday at FM 2288 in Tom Green County. A DPS Highway Patrol trooper initiated a traffic stop on a 2016 Mitsubishi Lancer, traveling southbound on FM 2288, for a speed violation.

A subsequent search of the vehicle lead to the discovery of the hidden narcotics.

The driver was identified as Zachary Wilson, 28, of Midland. His passenger was identified as Camille Kennedy, 38, also of Midland.

Wilson and Kennedy were arrested and charged with manufacture or delivery of controlled substance, a first-degree felony, and booked at Tom Green County Jail.