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