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Detectives seize 16 pounds of cocaine, make arrest in Baytown

Jesus Quiroga, 33, arrested on drug charges

Jesus Quiroga
Jesus Quiroga

BAYTOWN, Texas – A man was arrested and 16 pounds of cocaine were seized at a residence in Baytown Wednesday, according to police.

Police said during a narcotics investigation, officials established that there were large quantities of cocaine being distributed from 101 Bowie Street.

Based on evidence gathered, detectives were able to gain access to the residence through a search warrant.

Upon searching the home, detectives found and seized approximately 16 pounds of cocaine and arrested Jesus Quiroga, 33.

Quiroga is charged with possession of a controlled substance with the intent to deliver. He is being held in the Harris County Jail.


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