Meth in lip balm tube, food container leads to arrests of Hillsboro men, police say

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Everton Bailey Jr.
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Tuesday, April 1, 2014
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....A Hillsboro officer stopped a Dodge Stratus about 10 p.m....

The officer searched the driver, Israel Garcia-Barragan, 39, of Hillsboro, and found a hollowed out lip balm container that had meth inside, Rouches said. The officer then searched the car and found a handgun under a seat, a baggie with six ounces of meth inside a food container and a scale thought to be used for weighing the drugs, according to Rouches.

Garcia-Barragan and his passenger, Marcos Gambino-Arroyo, 27, of Hillsboro, were both arrested...

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