Man arrested for the alleged possession of cocaine

Manuel Pedroza
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LAREDO, Texas (KGNS) - The Webb County Sheriff’s Office arrested a man for the alleged possession of cocaine.

Sheriff's deputies arrested 48-year-old Manuel Pedroza in the case.

According to sheriff’s they received information regarding a possible narcotics stash house.

Sheriff’s narcotics investigators searched the residence and found 17.5 grams of cocaine in Pedroza’s home.

Authorities say Pedroza had recently been released from jail on charges of possession of controlled substance.

Pedroza was taken to the Webb County Jail on a $25,000 bond.