El Dorado High School Teacher, Coach Arrested for Possession of Marijuana
POSTED: Wednesday, January 4, 2012 - 3:44pm
UPDATED: Thursday, January 5, 2012 - 8:33am
EL PASO-- An El Dorado High School speech teacher and assistant football coach was arrested by El Paso police for possession of marijuana.
34-year-old Darius Enrique Ellison, of the 14000 block Pacific Point, was arrested and charged on Tuesday, after police found 49 bundles of marijuana.
Police say Ellison was stopped after he was seen by police committing several traffic violations.
After an investigation, police learned that Ellison had two boxes on the back seat of his 2006 Lexus. Inside of those boxes were 39 wrapped bundles of marijuana.
10 more bundles were found at Ellison's home.
Ellison was booked into the El Paso County jail for possession of marijuana. His bonds totaled $20,000.