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The Texas Department of Public Safety released this photo of methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia that they found during a traffic stop in Kirbyville on Wed, Jan 20th, 2021.

The Texas Department of Public Safety says an early Wednesday evening traffic stop in Kirbyville resulted in the discovery of drugs and the arrest of at least one person.

According to Sergeant Stephanie Davis, it happened at about 6:30 on Highway 96 in Kirbyville in front of the Kirbyville Livestock Auction Barn when Trooper Kevin Brewster stopped a rental car out of Florida.

Davis said a passenger of the car was arrested after that person was found to be in possession of a large amount of methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia.

The name of the suspect has not yet been released, pending formal charges and arraignment.

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