40-year-old man arrested for Felony Possession of a Controlled Substance

A Fayette County deputy locates 5 grams of cocaine during a traffic stop
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40 year-old Darwin Garcia, of Kingland, Texas

FAYETTE COUNTY, Texas – A little after midnight on Aug. 10, Fayette County Sheriff’s Office Deputy Austin Moore conducted a traffic stop in the Ellinger area on a blue Ford F-250 for an equipment violation.

Deputy Moore observed several criminal indicators during an investigation into the stop. He then conducted a probable cause search of the vehicle and found approximately 5 grams of cocaine located in the vehicle and on the suspect.

Officials arrested and charged 40 year-old Darwin Garcia, of Kingland, Texas, with Felony Possession of a Controlled Substance and then transported him to the Fayette County Justice Center without incident.

The Fayette County Sheriff’s Office provided the above information and photos.