Two Men Charged with Engaging in Crystal Methamphetamine Conspiracy
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
A one-month investigation into the large scale distribution of crystal methamphetamine in the Nashville area has resulted in the arrests of two men on drug conspiracy charges and the seizure of more than eight pounds of crystal methamphetamine.
MNPD Specialized Investigations Division Major Case Task Force detectives and Drug Enforcement Administration agents allege that Jose Martin Perez, 21, of Elkins, Texas, was supplying large amounts of crystal meth to Seruand Rivera, 22, of Franklin, Tennessee. Rivera and Perez were arrested after they met in a Hermitage area parking lot where they planned to sell the meth that had been concealed inside a spare tire.
Rivera and Perez are jailed in lieu of $100,000 bond each.