Two brothers were arrested today by undercover detectives, as they about to make a drug deal with 18 pounds of crystal meth in the vehicle.
Specialized Investigations Division and North Precinct undercover detectives arrested brothers Roberto and Jose Flores-Sanchez, and seized more than 18 pounds of crystal methamphetamine on Wednesday.
The two week investigation ended today in the parking lot of the Wal-Mart at 3458 Dickerson Pike, where the men were in a parked vehicle to make a suspected drug transaction. Seized during a search of the car were the 18 pounds of methamphetamine, 17 grams of marijuana, one loaded handgun, & $1,680 cash.
Roberto Flores-Sanchez, 36, of Goodlettsville, Tennessee, and Jose Flores-Sanchez, 24, of Calera, Alabama, are each charged with unlawful gun possession, meth possession with intent to sell, and marijuana possession. Both are being held in lieu of $92,000 cash.