Two men jailed following large cocaine bust in Sioux Falls

October 22, 2021

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.–Two Texas men are in jail after authorities in Sioux Falls seized over 62 pounds of cocaine.

The Sioux Falls Area Drug Task Force discovered that a large shipment of cocaine was being transported to Sioux Falls during an ongoing investigation.

A state trooper conducted a traffic stop on the suspect vehicle in the area of 12th and Kiwanis.

After searching the vehicle, a total of 62 pounds of cocaine and a loaded handgun were found.

Thirty four year-old Lennin Robles Parra and 29-year-old Isaias Santos were arrested on numerous drug and firearm charges.

Both suspects are being held on a $500,000 bond.