Nacogdoches man arrested on federal drug charges
NACOGDOCHES — Nacogdoches Police have arrested a local man and recovered felony amounts of marijuana and codeine.
Officers with the NPD Street Crimes Unit received intelligence from other officers of drug trafficking occurring at College Park Apartments at 1516 Pearl Street.
Officers contacted the resident of the apartment, who admitted to being in possession of marijuana. Officers seized approximately one half pound of marijuana and 129 grams of codeine.
Arrested was Franklin Gines, age 24 of Nacogdoches. He is charged with felony possession of marijuana and felony possession of a controlled substance. He was taken to the Nacogdoches County Jail.