ODESSA, TX (KWES) - Almost 100 pounds of synthetic marijuana, over $170,000 in cash and two firearms were seized in a drug bust.
Ruben Hernandez, 28, is charged with possession of controlled substance.
According to the report, Odessa Police received a tip that Hernandez was selling synthetic marijuana from his business at Big Tex Outer Limits and had a large amount of synthetic marijuana at his home.
Following surveillance on Hernandez, detectives were able to get a search warrant.
That's when police found 99 pounds of synthetic marijuana, almost $172,000 in cash, a Glock pistol and a rifle.
Hernandez is currently behind bars at the Ector County Detention Center.