Hobbs Man Caught With Cocaine

Hobbs Man Caught With Cocaine

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

HOBBS, N.M. - A Hobbs man is behind bars after getting caught with cocaine.

Jesus Martinez was questioned at his home by officers after witnesses say his truck hit the storage shed of a local business.

When he was getting his ID for police, a baggie with a white powder fell out of his wallet.

Martinez put his foot on the bag to try and hide it from police.

According to the report, when they tried to handcuff him for having the drugs, he resisted.

Martinez is facing possession charges as well as tampering and resisting arrest.