25-year-old Daniel Gallardo was arrested on December 22, 2021 on drug trafficking charges. Daniel allegedly had $794,899 in meth during a traffic stop on I-77 in Iredell County, NC. Daniel is alleged to be a member of a Latino Drug Cartel.
Daniel was travelling on I-77 when he was pulled over during a traffic stop. Agents from The Department Homeland Security seized nearly $800,000 of crystal methamphetamine from Daniel's vehicle. The crystal methamphetamine weighed 17 pounds.
An investigation into a Mexican based drug trafficking organization led to the traffic stop.
Approximately $794,899 worth of methamphetamine was found.
Daniel is from Salt Lake City, Utah. He is charged with felony trafficking methamphetamine by possession and felony trafficking methamphetamine by transportation.
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