Traffic stop results in seizure of 12 pounds of the drug

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Kingman Police Department Officer Bill Fancher and K-9 Cirus display approximately 12 pounds of methamphetamine confiscated Saturday with the arrest of a suspect. The meth was inside a vehicle in a hidden compartment.

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Kingman Police Department Officer Bill Fancher and K-9 Cirus display approximately 12 pounds of methamphetamine confiscated Saturday with the arrest of a suspect. The meth was inside a vehicle in a hidden compartment.

KINGMAN – The Kingman Police Department arrested Kevin Rosales, 20 of Dumas, Texas, on Saturday at 9:50 p.m. on felony charges of possession of dangerous drugs, possession of dangerous drugs for sale and transportation of dangerous drugs for sale.

Rosales was the driver of a maroon-colored 2008 Honda Ridgeline that was stopped in the 700 block of W. Beale St. for a traffic offense. During the stop the officer and a KPD narcotic K-9 allegedly located approximately 12 pounds of methamphetamine in a hidden compartment in the vehicle.

Rosales was arrested and the vehicle and drugs were seized.

Rosales, who denied knowledge of the methamphetamine, was booked into the Mohave County Adult Detention.