Those don’t look like tea leaves.
Two Texans were arrested Saturday with around 30 pounds of liquid meth stashed in green tea bottles, according to police. Rafael De La Cruz and Abigail Valles are facing meth-trafficking charges after police picked up the pair in western Georgia, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reported.
Cops caught up with the couple after their car—sporting Texas plates and sitting in a Walmart parking lot—was reported as suspicious. After a traffic stop, De La Cruz admitted he didn’t have a license and told officers that he and his wife had driven in from Laredo, a border city southwest of San Antonio.
Although he’d been planning to drop the 24 Spanish-labeled Lipton green tea bottles off to a buyer in the Atlanta suburb