Man Facing Federal Charges for Dealing Cocaine

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

ODESSA - 31-year- old Jose Alfredo Medrano will face federal charges after was busted dealing cocaine Tuesday night in West Odessa.

Ector County investigators say they stopped Medrano in his humvee on Tuesday night along FM 1936.

We're told investigators got permission to search the vehicle and found about 140 grams of cocaine.

The street value of the drugs is about $14,000.

He's being charged with possession of cocaine with the intent to distribute.

Medrano remains behind bars.

No bond has been set.