Drug bust in West Odessa ends with seven arrests

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

A major drug bust in west Odessa ends with seven people behind bars and thousands of dollars worth of cocaine off the street.

It happened late Friday night.

The FBI tells NewsWest Nine the bust is a result of a six month investigation by the West Texas Area Major Offenders Task Force and the U.S. Marshals office.

No word yet on the exact amount of cocaine, that evidence is still being processed, but we're told several kilos were confiscated.

An undisclosed amount of cash was also seized.