Staff ReportNewsWest 9
ODESSA – One man is behind bars on several charges following a traffic stop.
Odessa Police tell NewsWest 9, they observed a gold Lincoln Navigator traveling westbound in the 400 block of Schell around 10 a.m. Monday with no front license plate.
A traffic stop was conducted and they identified the driver as 24-year-old Favian Rangel III.
A warrant check revealed that Rangel had a warrant for leaving the scene of an accident.
Following a search of the vehicle Rangel was in, officers found cocaine and marijuana.
Rangel has been charged with possession of cocaine, possession of marijuana and leaving the scene of an accident.