Despite what you may think about Mesquite, having a ton -- OK, 1,900 pounds -- of meth in one's house in that fair suburb is pretty sure to convince law enforcement that the drugs aren't simply for personal use.
Psychonaught A rock of methamphetamine.
Jose Farias Lopez, 24, found that out the hard way Friday, when he was sentenced to 330 months in federal prison. Lopez was arrested in April 2014 after his house was searched by law enforcement and 876 kilograms of meth was found. Lopez told the feds that it was his job to package the drugs for distribution and named his co-defendant, Lino Robles Alvarez.More »