Undercover officers made an unusual bust when two men allegedly attempted to sell them cocaine out of a vacuum cleaner bag. According to a news release from the Eagle County Sheriff's Office, the deal was set up with the men by the Eagle County Drug Task Force. The sale was to take place in a restaurant parking lot.
A Sheriff's Office K-9 dog discovered the cocaine inside the vacuum cleaner bag. The men were allegedly in possession of four ounces of cocaine. The street value is estimated at approximately $4,000. The pair was arrested and charged with two drug charges; felony distribution and felony possession of cocaine. Bail was set at $50,000 each. One of the men also had a hold on him by the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement for allegedly being in the United States illegally.