Traffic Stop Leads to Arrest

Published 06/13 2014 10:26PM

Updated 06/14 2014 02:53PM

An 18-year-old man is facing drug charges after an arrest in North San Angelo.

Just after 10:00 p.m., Thursday, police pulled over a Chrysler 300, at the 200 block of East 17th Street, for a routine traffic stop.

Officers say, they detected an odor of marijuana coming from inside the vehicle and later the passenger, 18-year-old Jesse Alvarado, admitted to possessing a drug.

Officers retrieved two bags of marijuana totaling up to about four ounces.

Alvarado has been charged with possession of marijuana.

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