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Odessa Man Caught With Drugs

ODESSA, TX (KWES) -

A man in Odessa is in jail after police say he was caught with nearly 18 grams of cocaine.

Odessa Police arrested Ivan Modesto, 32.

Officers say they saw a car driving around crane avenue and street may with no license plate light.

When officers talked to Modesto, they couldn't help but notice uncontrollable movement of his jaw, heavy breathing and watery nose.

When asked if he had anything illegal in the car, Modesto reportedly told officers he had a dollar bill with cocaine.

Officers say they also found a bag of cocaine weighing almost 18 grams.

Modesto was arrested.

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