Narcotics Officers Make Two Drug Busts Within 30 Minutes
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.