Two Men Arrested After EPPD Officers Smell Burning Marijuana Coming From Vehicle
POSTED: Thursday, March 17, 2011 - 2:48pm
UPDATED: Friday, March 18, 2011 - 11:12pm
EL PASO— Two men were literally smoked out after a traffic stop by police led to an arrest.
Ivan Ronquillo, 22, of the 5200 block of Charl Ann, and Jorge Bouche-Robles, 25, of the 10400 block of Persephone, were arrested by El Paso police after officers stopped their car for a traffic violation and noticed the smell of burning marijuana coming from the inside of the vehicle.
Police found 23 individual packages of cocaine weighing a total of 13 grams, and 5 small packets of marijuana weighing a total of .48 ounces.
Ronquillo and Robles were arrested for manufacture and or delivery of a controlled substance, and possession of marijuana.