LAKEVIEW, Ore. -- Oregon State Police says it found illegal drugs, cash, and a weapon when it pulled over a car on Highway 140.
On Thursday April 30th, an OSP Trooper pulled over a Dodge sedan for traffic violations near Lakeview. When the Trooper searched the car they found 31.8 grams of heroin, 32.9 grams of methamphetamine, $2,606.00 in U.S. currency, and a .45 caliber handgun and ammunition.
Oregon State Police arrested the driver of the car, Dennis Langahit from Redding, California. Langahit is facing charges of Unlawful Possession of Heroin, Unlawful Delivery of Heroin, Unlawful Possession of Methamphetamine, Unlawful Delivery of Methamphetamine, Laundering a Monetary Instrument, Tampering with Evidence, Felon in Possession of a Firearm and Criminal Conspiracy.
Oregon State Police says the investigation led Troopers to to a house in Lakeview, where they found more evidence related to the distribution of methamphetamine.