ASHEVILLE, NC - On July 15, deputies with the Buncombe County Sheriff's Office arrested Rogelio Guiterrez and Marcos Liquidano during a traffic stop, at which time 8.75 pounds of Methamphetamine was discovered inside their vehicle.
The drug bust marks one of the largest in Buncombe County history.
Guitierrez has been charged with conspiring to traffic in methamphetamine; possession with the intent to sell, manufacture, deliver methamphetamine; and level III trafficking in methamphetamine.
Liquidano has been charged with conspiring to traffic in methamphetamine and two counts of maintaining a vehicle with the intent to sell, manufacture, deliver methamphetamine.
Both illegal aliens are currently being held at the Buncombe County Jail without bond.
In 2010, Guiterrez was convicted in Fulton County, Georgia on charges of murder, voluntary manslaughter, trafficking in cocaine, conspiracy to traffic in cocaine and weapons trafficking in connection with the shooting deaths of two individuals, according to a press release.
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