SANFORD, N.C. -- Deputies say a man in Lee County was arrested Wednesday for trafficking $1.4 million of cocaine.
Eight kilograms of cocaine were seized in the bust, according to WRAL.
Jorge Luiz Meraz-Luna was charged with Trafficking by Transportation, Trafficking by Possession, Maintaining a Vehicle for Sale or Delivery of Drugs and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.
Investigators said Meraz-Luna is in the U.S. illegally. The sheriff's office told WRAL they expect other people to be arrested in connection with this case.