Traffic Stop In McAlester Leads To Record Cocaine Seizure

Tuesday, November 14th 2006, 2:46 pm
By: News On 6

A traffic stop on US Highway 69 led to the biggest cocaine bust in McAlester history.

McAlester Police officers stopped 43 year old Maulcia Braxton from Texas, on US Highway 69 for speeding. During the stop, the officer spotted rolling papers on the seat and searched the car.

McAlester Police say they found small amounts of marijuana and two kilos of cocaine, worth $50,000.

Braxton faces a felony charge of trafficking cocaine.