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Franklin Co. Deputies Seize $17,000 in Drug Bust After Rollover Accident and DUI Investigation

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Two men from Mesa are sitting in the Franklin County jail after deputies seized thousands of dollars worth of drugs from their home. Two men from Mesa are sitting in the Franklin County jail after deputies seized thousands of dollars worth of drugs from their home.
FRANKLIN COUNTY, WA - Two men from Mesa are sitting in the Franklin County jail after deputies seized thousands of dollars worth of drugs from their home. 

Deputies say a DUI investigation into a rollover accident Sunday morning led them to a home on the 4600 block of Russel Road in Franklin County.

Deputies with a search warrant found meth, several pounds of illegal marijuana, cocaine and a firearm in the home with a total street value of $17,000.

Deputies also found stolen social security cards and forged IDs.

They booked Armando Lopez, 24 and Ariel Matutes, 24 into Franklin County Jail under suspicion of possessing and distributing a controlled substances and illegal possession of a firearm. 
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