HOUSTON – An undercover operation by the Houston Police Major Offenders squad resulted in the arrest of a man who was practicing dentistry without a license, according to police.
Jose Elias Meraz-Sanchez, 34, was charged with unlawful practice of dentistry, a felony, on March 1.
His bond was set at $35,000.
Meraz-Sanchez was operating a dentistry in a trailer at 10813 Ell Road, according to authorities.
Investigators began the case in February.
An undercover officer was sent into the trailer that Meraz-Sanchez was using as an office, police said.
The officer was given a diagnosis and a price, police said.
Meraz-Sanchez was then arrested.