EUNICE, NM (KWES)

A New Mexico man is behind bars after being accused of trafficking drugs.

Back on September 3, Lea County Drug Task Force Agents raided a house on South Eleventh Street in Eunice.

They had received information a person there was selling methamphetamine.

When they got there, they caught two people speeding away.

One them, Christopher Martinez, 20, lived at the home.

Inside the house, agents found digital scales and 118 grams of methamphetamine, valued at nearly $12,000.