Rusk Co. deputies bust man with $2,000 in crystal meth
POSTED: Friday, July 11, 2014 - 11:47am
UPDATED: Friday, July 11, 2014 - 12:04pm
Rusk County, Texas (KETK) — A Carlisle man was booked into the Rusk County Jail after he was caught with about $2,000 in crystal methamphetamine.
According to the Rusk County Sheriff's Office, dispatchers received a report on a suspicious man at the intersection of Highway 79 and County Road 407.
Further investigation determined Jerry Hurtado, 34, was in possession of 23 grams of meth. He was charged with criminal offense of manufacture and delivery, a first degree felony. He was released on $100,000 bond.
Investigators anticipate additional arrests to occur as result of investigation.