More than 500 grams of meth seized during traffic stop in Victoria

Victoria County deputies seized more than 500 grams of methamphetamine during a traffic stop Tuesday.

VICTORIA, Texas – The Victoria County Sheriff’s Office special operations conducted a traffic stop on Tuesday February 23, 2021. One passenger, identified as Raymond Ramirez, tried to run away but was caught. A Facebook post by the Sheriff’s Office says two other passengers were in the car identified as Erica Olivarez and Thomas Bedford. All three suspects are from Victoria. After the car was searched, the sheriff’s office found more than 500 grams of methamphetamine. All three were arrested and sent to Victoria County Jail. We reached out to the Sheriff’s Office for more details.