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Narcotics Officers Make Two Drug Busts Within 30 Minutes

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CORPUS CHRISTI (Kiii News) -

Local narcotics officers had a busy day Thursday, making two separate drug busts within 30 minutes of each other.

It started with a traffic stop at Baldwin and Elizabeth just before 6 p.m. The driver of that vehicle, 29-year old Gilberto Bustamante, was arrested for an outstanding warrant. Then, a  search of the vehicle turned up crack cocaine and marijuana.

A passenger, 26-year old Jessica Gaytan was also arrested.

About 30 minutes later, officers executed a search warrant in the 4100 block of Stafford, where they seized cocaine, marijuana and nearly $1,700 in cash.

One man, 25-year old Mario Espinosa was arrested on a variety of charges.