Four Arrested For Trafficking Methamphetamine


By Alexa Tieu

Minidoka County, Idaho ( KMVT-TV / KTWT-TV ) Four people are in jail on drug trafficking charges in Minidoka County.

28-year old Juan Yuen-Rodriguez, 40-year old Jose Felix Burgos and 32-year old Jose Guadalupe Juarez are all from Rupert.

The other, 61-year old Jesus Burgos, is from Lennox, California.

More than eighteen pounds of methamphetamine was seized during the year-long investigation.

Ten law enforcement agencies were involved in arresting the four suspects.

Yuen-Rodriguez was charged with three counts of trafficking methamphetamine. His bail was set at $250,000.

Felix Burgos was charged with two counts of trafficking methamphetamine with bail set for him at $200,000.

Juarez and Jesus Burgos were each charged with one count of trafficking methamphetamine. Bail is set at $100,000 for those men.

The case is still under investigation as law enforcement officials are continuing to follow leads.

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