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Man held after police seize meth

by: Contributed photo Javier Javier-Carillo

Police seized about 6 pounds of methamphetamine from a man Wednesday, Sept. 14.

Javier Javier-Carillo, 45, of Pasco, Wash., is being held at the Multnomah County Inverness Jail on allegations of delivery and possession of a controlled substance. He also is being held on a no-bail United States immigration hold.

Officers with the Portland Police Bureau's East Precinct contacted the man walking eastbound on Southeast Stark Street near 153rd Avenue. Inside his bag they reportedly found nearly 6 pounds of methamphetamine.

Estimated street value of the drugs is $238,000.