18 pounds of meth seized in drug bust; 2 brothers charged

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) - Two brothers were arrested after undercover officers seized more than 18 pounds of methamphetamine during a drug bust at a Nashville Walmart Wednesday. 

Metro police reported Roberto and Jose Flores-Sanchez were taken into custody at the Walmart on Dickerson Pike after a two-week investigation. 

The brothers were in a parked vehicle making a suspected drug deal when officers searched the car and found the meth, 17 grams of marijuana, one loaded handgun and $1,680 in cash, according to Metro police.  

Both were charged with unlawful gun possession, meth possession with intent to sell, and marijuana possession. They are being held in lieu of $92,000 cash.    

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