Van Zandt authorities make drug bust worth nearly $3,000,000

A traffic stop in Van Zandt County turned into a huge drug bust. Authorities said they stopped a car headed westbound on I-20 Thursday night. Once they investigated the car they found two pounds of heroin. 

Upon further inspection police were lead to a home a short distance away from the stop. Officers discovered 33 pounds of heroin worth almost $3,000,000 and nearly $20,000 cash in the house. 

Authorities said they arrested several people as suspects in the case. As of now they have not been identified. 

KETK and FOX 51 will keep you updated as more information is released. 

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