Hobbs Man Arrested on Drug Charges

Hobbs Man Arrested on Drug Charges

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

HOBBS, N.M.- Not stopping at a stop sign led to a man in Hobbs to be put behind bars.

31-year-old Omar Mesa is being hit with drug related charges and one count of assault on a police officer.

This is after mesa tried to hit an officer with a lit cigarette Saturday night.

He was taken into custody, where weed and a pipe were found on him.

Mesa is being held at the Hobbs Police Department.