Odessa Man Caught Red-Handed With Marijuana

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

An Odessa man caught red-handed with a big pile of pot.

On Wednesday night, deputies stopped 21-year old Jesus Hernandez for a traffic violation along Murphy in West Odessa.

When they approached his car, they saw a burlap bag in the passenger seat.

Inside that bag, they say they found more than 64 pounds of marijuana.

It's street value nearly $30,000.

Hernandez faces several charges.