EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) - Three people were arrested on drug possession charges during the search of a car in the Montana Vista area on Monday.
El Paso County Sheriff's Deputies say they were on patrol duties near Montana Ave. and Desert Meadows Rd. when they made contact with Jesus Pizarro, 35, Johann Edwards, 39, and Esteban Aguirre, 30.
Deputies say they located 15 grams of cocaine and 1.5 ounces of marijuana inside the car they were in.
Pizarro and Edwards were each charged with Possession of Marijuana under 2oz and Possession of a Controlled Substance (Cocaine) above 4G but under 200 G.
Aguirre was charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance (Cocaine) above 4G but under 200G.
All three were booked into the El Paso County Detention Center.