El Paso County Sheriff’s Office
3850 Justice Dr., El Paso, Texas 79938
Contact: Angelica Becerra
Public Information Officer
Office: (915) 538-2119
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EL PASO TEXAS- On 03-22-13 the El Paso County Sheriff’s Office Strike Team arrested 18 year old Jose Torres, after acting on an narcotics tip. Strike Team Deputies set up surveillance in the area of Lark Ln. and North Loop Dr., Socorro, TX, when they saw a male subject exit a maroon passenger vehicle that arrived to the reported location. The subject was seen walk up to the rear of a business and drop off a package. The male then returned to the vehicle and drove off. Deputies checked the abandoned package and discovered it contained marijuana and various pills. Marijuana was also found inside the vehicle. Torres was charged with Possession of Marijuana over/4ounces-u/5lbs.
JOSE TORRES (18)