Editor’s note: This story has been updated to correct the location of the arrest.
Deputies with the San Bernardino Sheriff’s Department seized approximately 40 pounds of suspected methamphetamine from a 17-year-old boy from Fontana on Tuesday.
The discovery was made during a traffic stop at around 3:20 p.m. near Del Rosa Avenue North and East Lynwood Drive in San Bernardino, authorities said.
After locating the “white crystalline substance, believed to be methamphetamine” in the 2006 Honda Accord the teen was driving, the boy was arrested without incident.
The teen was later given a citation, issued a date to appear in court and released into the custody of his parents.