Man Arrested in Etowah County for Drug Smuggling

Wednesday, June 27, 2018


An investigation into a suspected methamphetamine importation and trafficking ring ended with one man in custody. Agents arrested Mario Moreno last Thursday at a truck stop in Etowah County. 


Agents said they recovered approximately three kilos of meth and a handgun from the vehicle that Moreno was traveling in. Agents believe the suspect was bringing the drugs from Texas into Etowah County. Moreno was booked into the Etowah County Detention Center. 


His bond was set at $105,000.


Please reload

News Posts Archive