Eagle Pass couple busted with $1.5 million worth of cocaine


Fayette County, TX - Fayette County Sheriff's Office Sergeant, along with his K-9 partner conducted traffic stop on Interstate 10 earlier this month.

During the traffic stop of the pictured red F-150 pick up truck, the officers became suspicious of the vehicle and the occupants.


Upon receiving consent to search the truck, approximately 15 kilos of cocaine were discovered hidden behind the rear seat, under the center console.

The driver, 25-year-old Leonardo Escobedo, and passenger, 39-year-old Margarita Yesenia Montes, both who reported to be Eagle Pass residents were arrested for felony cocaine possession.





Pareja de Eagle Pass arrestada con $ 1.5 millones en cocaína


Condado de Fayette, TX - Un sargento de la Oficina del Alguacil del Condado de Fayette, junto con su compañero K-9 realizaron una parada de tráfico en la Interestatal 10 a principios de este mes.

Durante la parada de tráfico de la camioneta pickup F-150 roja en la foto, los oficiales sospecharon del vehículo y de los ocupantes. Al recibir el consentimiento para registrar la camioneta, se descubrieron aproximadamente 15 kilos de cocaína escondidos detrás del asiento trasero, debajo de la consola central. El conductor, Leonardo Escobedo, de 25 años, y Margarita Yesenia Montes, de 39 años y pasajera, ambos presuntamente de Eagle Pass, fueron arrestados por posesión ilegal de cocaína.


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