Six arrested for possession of marijuana in central El Paso


    157.30 pounds of marijuana seized by the El Paso Police Department in connection with the arrest of six individuals in central El Paso on Wednesday, Jan. 24 (Courtesy: El Paso Police Department)

    The El Paso Police Department arrested 6 individuals in central El Paso Wednesday after responding to a burglary in progess call on the 800 block of N Grama Street.

    According to a press release, when officers arrived at the scene, they found the front door of the residence open and a vehicle parked in the driveway with the rear compartment open. The investigation revealed that the arrested individuals were located inside the house with 140 bundles of wrapped marijuana weighing 157.30 pounds.

    The six individuals were arrested and booked into the El Paso County Jail on possession of marijuana, greater than 50 pounds, less than 2,000 pounds, and bonds were set at $50,000 each.

    The six arrested individuals were:

    Alexis Lopez, 21, of El Paso, Texas

    Fredrick Green, 20, of Ft. Bliss, Texas

    Jasmine Solomon, 21, of El Paso, Texas

    Dominick Mullins, 20, of El Paso, Texas

    Kenny Perez, 28, of El Paso, Texas

    Jesus Garciduenas, 22, of Juarez, Chihuahua, Mexico

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