Rosenberg police seize 21 pounds of heroin

Officials noticed a small compartment in a vehicle that held the narcotics during a traffic stop

Published On: Jun 24 2013 01:50:05 PM CDT   Updated On: Jun 24 2013 03:15:12 PM CDT

Twenty-one pounds of heroin was found during a traffic stop on Monday, according to Rosenberg police.

Officials pulled the vehicle over on the 27000 block of Highway 59 and found $2 million worth of the narcotic.

According to police, officers located a hidden compartment in the vehicle that held the narcotics.

Manufacture and delivery of a controlled substance charges are pending on the driver, who was alone in the car.

The name of the driver will be released after the investigation has been completed.