Thursday, 27 August 2015
Login |  Register 
 
Find Products or Services in your local community
Thursday
Low  67°
High 95°
Friday
Low  62°
High 91°
Saturday
Low  62°
High 90°
Sunday
Low  67°
High 93°
Monday
Low  69°
High 96°
Tuesday
Low  68°
High 94°
Wednesday
Low  67°
High 93°
Current Temperature in Liberal KS is 94°  
KSCB Radio News US National Business Health & Science Political World Sports Top NPR Headlines Sports National Headlines
Drug Bust Nets Three Arrests In Goodwell
12/14/2009

Three people were arrested early last week in connection with a drug bust in Goodwell, Okla. Upon arrest, one of the passengers, also a felon was found to be carrying a firearm, a clear violation of the law. Once booked, another passenger brought more drugs into the detention facility.

According to documents obtained from the Texas County Courthouse in a story from the Guymon Daily Herald, on December 6, a 2009 Hyundai Sonata with New Mexico license plates was stopped by an agent from the District One Narcotics Task force for following too closely. The vehicle, loaded with three passengers was pulled over on Hwy. 54 in Goodwell. After the traffic stop was complete, the agent asked permission to search the vehicle, granted by the driver, Angela A. Bustamante, 31. Jessica L. Gonzales, 19, and Issac A. Martinez, 26, were passengers in the vehicle.

Prior to the search, Martinez was asked by the agent if he possessed any weapons on his person, which he admitted to. Martinez was then patted down and a loaded 38- semi automatic pistol was discovered in his waistline. It was later discovered that Martinez is a convicted felon, so by him possessing a firearm, it is another felony.

A large glass container found in the console was found with marijuana during the search. Two plastic baggies containing a green leafy substance and some digital scales in a blue bag were also discovered upon further search of the vehicle.

None of the three occupants of the vehicle claimed ownership of the drugs or paraphernalia found, so all three were taken into custody. They were then transported to the Texas County Detention Center, where during the booking process, a small compressed chunk of green leafy substance and a roach (a small unused portion of a marijuana joint) were found in the purse of Bustamante.

Bustamante, Gonzales and Martinez are all being charged with possession of a controlled substance (marijuana), within 1000 feet of a school or park, a felony punishable by imprisonment for not more than two years and a fine of up to $5000. They are all also being charged with unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia, a misdemeanor punishable by imprisonment for up to one year, or a fine of up to $1000 or both. Because Martinez was already a convicted felon and he was found carrying a firearm, he is also being charged with possession of a firearm during the commission of a felony, a felony punishable by imprisonment for not less than two years to not more than ten years and a fine of up to $10,000.

© Copyright Guymon Daily Herald
You will need to be logged in to leave a comment.
Please Login

characters left

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our Terms of Use.



MOST VIEWED STORIES
Kismet Postal Worker Charged With Theft
Letter From Seward County Regarding Saturday's Enduro Races
Taxi Driver Robbed, Liberal Teens Invovled
Satanta Superintendent Responds to Lawmaker's Request
Guymon PD Needs Help Locating Suspect
Southwest Medical Center Announces 2015 Community Health Fair
Early Riser Kiwanis To Offer Peaches and Pears
LHS Names Three New Head Coaches
480 Board Gives Permission to Hire Temporary Teachers
Baker Arts Center Announces Brews and Barbeque Winners
Click Here For All Stories

LATEST STORIES
Seward Comeback Stuns Colby
Sublette Looks to Out-Fox Opponents in 2015  
Texhoma Looks to Continue Winning Ways
LPD Says, "You Drink, You Drive, You Lose
Hutch Women Regain Eligibility
Baker Arts Center Announces Brews and Barbeque Winners
Guymon PD Needs Help Locating Suspect
Taxi Driver Robbed, Liberal Teens Invovled
City Commission Meets, Approves Interceptor Line
Higher Hopes for Hugoton  
Click Here For All Stories
Click Here for KSCB Talk Radio 1270 am
Click Here for B107.5
Click Here for The Legend 102.7
click Here for ozzBlog
Click Here for the Emergency Alert Hanbook

©2015 Seward County Broadcasting Company, Inc.
1410 N. Western Ave. Liberal, KS 67901

Emergency Alert System | EEO Public Report Form | The Public and Broadcasting

Powered by Radio Media Group