A traffic stop in Kleberg County Monday resulted in the arrest of a 30-year-old woman on money laundering charges.

Police said 30-year-old Annalay Llerena-Avalos was pulled over by a Kleberg County Sheriff's deputy Monday afternoon near Riviera. A search of her vehicle turned up more than $39,000 underneath the rear seats.

Avalos is currently in the Kleberg County Jail.