The Mohave Area General Narcotics Enforcement Team* (M.A.G.N.E.T.) seized over $12 million dollars worth of cocaine and methamphetamine during a traffic stop on Interstate 40.
On February 20, 2020 at about 6:30 p.m., Bullhead City M.A.G.N.E.T detectives pulled over a tractor trailer at milepost 33 on I-40, just west of Kingman, AZ. With assistance from K9 Lorka with the Arizona Department of Public Safety and K9 Chase with the Mohave County Sheriff’s Office, detectives located approximately 168 kilograms of cocaine and 220 pounds of methamphetamine. Both have a combined street value of about $12,700,000.
Police arrested Beyan Mohammed Beyan, 30, and Samatar Shafi Ahmed, 36, for transportation of dangerous drugs for sale and transportation of narcotic drugs for sale. They were booked into the Mohave County Jail in Kingman.
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