HARLINGEN, Texas (ValleyCentral) — Harlingen police seized multiple narcotics including fentanyl at a Primera home, a release from the department stated.

Source: Larry Moore/Harlingen PD

At 10:15 a.m. the Harlingen SWAT team along with the Harlingen Organized Crime Unit, CID, Cameron County Sheriff’s Office, DEA and Primera Police Department served a search warrant at a residence on Dolores Street in Primera.

There, authorities found the following:

  • 45.074 grams of fentanyl
  • 4.57 grams of meth
  • 0.714 grams of crack cocaine
  • 1.25 oz of marijuana
  • three handguns
  • three riffles
  • one shotgun

A man was taken into custody and transported to the city jail. Police say he is pending multiple felony possession of narcotics charges as well as endangering of a child.

Authorities have not released the name of the individual involved in this case.

The arrest comes after a sudden spike in alleged fentanyl related overdoses in Cameron County, some of which resulting in death.