19-month drug investigation ends in 5 arrests


BAYTOWN, Texas – On Oct. 12th, Baytown police ended a 19-month long investigation into a drug trafficking organization.

Detectives served five arrest warrants and a search warrant on a "stash house"  where they seized nearly 3 kilograms of cocaine, quantities of methamphetamine, prescription pills, multiple firearms, cash and vehicles.  

The suspects arrested were Joe Lugo, 33, David Samora, 28, Pedro Sanchez, 33, Noe Valencia, 32, and John Mixon, 31.