January 25, 2023
Contact: Andree Swanson
Phone Number: (571) 362-5149
For Immediate Release
California Man & Woman Indicted for Meth Drug Trafficking
WICHITA, Kan. – A federal grand jury in Wichita returned an indictment charging two people with transporting methamphetamine across state lines.
According to court documents, Orlando Payan-Parra, 39, and Erika Cardona-Carrizales, 43, both of Coachella, California, are charged with one count of possession of methamphetamine with intent to distribute and one count of interstate and foreign travel or transportation in air of racketing enterprises. Payan-Parra and Cardona-Carrizales allegedly traveled from California to Kansas with intent to distribute controlled substances.
The Drug Enforcement Administration and the Kansas Highway Patrol are investigating the case.