More than 1,000 fentanyl pills seized during traffic stop in Snohomish county, deputies say

More than 1,000 fentanyl pills seized during traffic stop in Snohomish county, deputies say
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Deputies with the Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office say they seized more than 1,000 suspected fentanyl pills during a traffic stop Monday night.

The driver, a 38-year-old man, was pulled over near Highway 99 and Airport Road.

Deputies said the driver was arrested on suspicion of driving with a suspended license and possession of 14 fentanyl pills.

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After securing a search warrant, deputies said they found more than 1,000 pills, along with a shotgun and a revolver.

“In the midst of this pandemic, our deputies are still working hard every day to protect our Snohomish County community,” a spokesperson for the Sheriff’s Office wrote in a news release.