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Hobbs Man Caught With Drugs After Warrant Was Issued For His Arrest

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NewsWest 9

An outstanding warrant for a Hobbs man ended up getting him caught with drugs.

44-year-old Claudio Martinez was wanted for violations of his pre-trial release.

Officers saw Martinez leave his house in a Ford pickup.

The truck was stopped and Martinez was placed under arrest.

Police were able to get search warrants for his vehicle and home.

That's where they found about $2,000 worth of cocaine and $60,000 in cash.

He is being held without bond for the outstanding warrant and drug related charges.