Woman arrested after deputies find $2.5 million worth of meth inside vehicle, BCSO says

Karen Lastiri, 31, will be charged by the DEA for possession, intent to distribute meth

Pictured is Karen Lastiri. (BCSO/KSAT)

A 31-year-old woman was arrested after Bexar County sheriff’s deputies said they found 139 pounds of meth inside of her vehicle during a traffic stop.

The incident happened around 11:30 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 26.

Karen Lastiri and two others were pulled over by deputies for a traffic stop. It was during a search of her vehicle that authorities found 63 kilograms, or 139 pounds, of meth.

On October 26, around 11:30 PM, BCSO deputies conducted a traffic stop. During the traffic stop it was discovered that...

Posted by Bexar County Sheriff's Office on Thursday, October 28, 2021

Lastiri was arrested and will be federally charged by the Drug Enforcement Administration for possession with intent to distribute methamphetamine, officials say.

Deputies said the total street value of the drugs is $2,520,000.

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