• 2 men illegally in country arrested, found with $200K worth of drugs, deputies say

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    MOORESVILLE, N.C. - Two men who authorities say were living in the country illegally were arrested in Iredell County when deputies found more than $200,000 worth of meth and other drugs in a home.

    Deputies searched the home of Hugo Carrillo and Omar Carrillo on Rustic Road in Mooresville after getting a tip about drug activity at the home.

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    Deputies found $160,000 worth of meth alone.

    Officials also found more than three pounds of marijuana. 

    The Carrillos face several drug trafficking charges and are currently being held by I.C.E. 

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