Authorities sieze money, drugs, vehicles in Gladewater drug bust
GLADEWATER — On June 13th at about 6:30 am, the Gladewater Police Department, Upshur County Sheriffs Department, and the Gregg County Code Unit served a warrant for 58-year-old Larry Duraso.
He was arrested on the 3000 block of George Richey Road in Gladewater.
During a search of the property, officials found 3.6 pounds of marijuana, about $8,200 in cash, a truck and two motorycles.
Duraso is charged with two counts of delivery of Marijuana, and was taken to the Upshur County Jail.
The warrant was the result of a lengthy investigation by officials. The Gladewater Police and Upshur County Sheriffs Departments tell KETK, that they are "steadily working hand in hand to rid our communities of drug dealers, to protect our citizens, and make our city and county a safer place for our families".