BRANFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — Branford Police found eight kilograms of narcotics after pulling a man over for a motor vehicle violation.
Officers pulled over Maria Zambrano, 20, and Carlos Hernandez-Salazar, 27, of Canton, Ohio for having heavily tinted windows on his vehicle.
During the stop, officers noticed Hernandez-Salazar was acting unusually nervous.
The trunk of the vehicle was searched and officers located eight packages of narcotics inside of a duffel bag. Hernandez-Salazar was then arrested.
He was charged with Possession of Narcotics with Intent to Sell and Risk of Injury to a Minor. He had two children in the backseat of his vehicle during his arrest.
His bond is currently set at $500,000.
Zambrano, the operator of the vehicle, was not arrested.