Suspect found with drugs, money and stolen guns in Big Spring
BIG SPRING, Texas (KOSA) - Big Spring police have arrested a man who they say was in possession of drugs, tens of thousands of dollars and stolen firearms.
Patrick Aaron Ramirez, 29, has been charged with Theft of a Firearm State Jail Felony, Unlawful Possession of a Firearm by a Felon Felony 3, Possession of a Controlled Substance PG1 1-4 grams Felony 3, Money Laundering Felony 3, Possession of Marijuana 50 pounds – 2000 pounds Felony 2, and 2 counts of Manufacture/Delivery Controlled Substance PG2 greater than 400 grams Felony 1.
According to a release, the Big Spring Police Department Narcotics Division had been investigating the distribution of marijuana by Ramirez over the past several months.
On March 1, the Narcotics Division executed a search warrant at Ramirez’s home and found the following in his home:
-244 pounds of marijuana
-Six pounds of THC wax
-Three pounds of THC oil
-19 Oxycodone pills
-Five firearms, two of which were found to be stolen out of Sweetwater
-More than $88,000
Police say that their investigation is ongoing.
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