Hobbs woman arrested after authorities find over 50 grams of cocaine

Hobbs woman arrested after authorities find over 50 grams of cocaine

HOBBS, NM (KWES) - The Lea County Drug Task Force was tipped off that 41 year old Linda Olivas was selling drugs from her home in Hobbs, New Mexico.
Authorities received a search warrant for the home. Inside the house, they found 15 grams of cocaine, a small amount of marijuana, two digital scales and prescription pill bottles.
Olivas was not home at the time of the search.
An arrest warrant was issued by a Hobbs Magistrate Court Judge, and a bond set on the warrant for $50,000.
Another search warrant was issued for a hotel room in Hobbs.
Olivas was not found in the room, but authorities did find an additional 44 grams of cocaine.
Olivas was found, and booked into the Hobbs City Jail on a charge of Trafficking a controlled substance.?

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