AUSTIN (KXAN) — An Austin police K9 unit discovered over 30 kilos of narcotics inside a hotel room in Kyle Wednesday, Oct. 2.
Police were tipped off by a car parked at a Hampton Inn in Kyle. The car was believed to be used for drug smuggling.
APD Criminal Interdiction officers connected the car to a room in the hotel. Officers searched the room with K9 unit Alamo and found speakers containing 24.5 kilos of meth and 6 kilos of heroin.
The driver was not found. Officers are still investigating the case.