Uber driver caught with drugs
An Uber driver was arrested Wednesday for alleged possession of few ounces of methamphetamine and cocaine, said the Department of Public Safety. Authorities said the suspect was identified as César “Doe,” 20.
The driver was stopped at Ciudad Victoria Street and Tecomán Street at Colonia Nueva Esperanza neighborhood.
The suspect was driving a 2016 Toyota Yaris in excess of speed and ignoring stop signs, the agency reported.
Police officers questioned the driver, who said he was working.
The agents asked the driver to exit the vehicle.
Police officers found 14 bags with methamphetamine and one with cocaine.
The suspect was arrested and turned over to an undisclosed prosecutorial agency.