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Convicted Felon Caught With Gun, Drugs

ODESSA, TX (KWES) -

A convicted felon in Odessa was caught with a gun and cocaine in his car.

While police were patrolling in the Fast Eddie's parking lot on 42nd Street early Tuesday morning, they saw Victor Esquivel, 25, get into a car that had cocaine on the center console.

When approached, Esquivel admitted to police that he was in possession of the cocaine.

Officers then searched his car and found a box of plastic baggies, a scale, almost $1,000 and over 19 grams of cocaine.

They also found a handgun under his seat.

Esquivel was arrested and charged with manufacture or delivery of cocaine and unlawful possession of a firearm.

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