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Midland Man Caught Trafficking Cocaine in Hobbs, N.M.

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NewsWest 9

A Midland man was busted in Hobbs for trafficking cocaine.

Just after 11 p.m. Wednesday night, we're told an officer noticed 29-year-old Daniel  Bernal's car in front of a home on Douglas.

According to the criminal complaint, the home is a known drug house.

When asked what he was doing there, Bernal kept changing his story and appeared to be nervous.

He also refused to let police search his car until another officer showed up with a K-9.

Authorities found a bag inside with cocaine in it.

Police say Bernal admitted he was taking to a friend in Midland.

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