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Cocaine Discovered on Midland Man During Traffic Stop

MIDLAND, TX (KWES) -

A Midland man is in jail following a simple traffic stop.

Gilberto Garcia, 29, was pulled over around 11 p.m. on Tuesday for a burnt out rear license plate light. 

According to the report, Garcia did not have insurance or a driver's license.

Officers asked Garcia to step out of his car. That's when they noticed open alcohol containers.

Police then searched Garcia and his car and found several bags containing cocaine.

After further investigation, Garcia was arrested and charged with manufacturing and delivering a controlled substance.

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