SACRAMENTO - A warranted search of a Madera residence Thursday night uncovered 176 pounds of crystal methamphetamine, authorities say.

The raid was conducted by state Department of Justice (DOJ) and federal investigators with California Highway Patrol officers.

A DOJ news release surmised the drug was smuggled from Mexico to California in liquid form before it was converted to crystal meth in a lab at the home.

The meth was found in rooms throughout the residence, as was $58,000 in cash, according to the news release.

No was was in the home and no arrests have been made.

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