Sheriff’s Office Makes Arrest in Eastern El Paso County Illegal Marijuana Grow

March 9, 2018

On Thursday, March 1, 2018, the El Paso County Sheriff’s Office, in conjunction with members of Metro Vice and Narcotics Intelligence (VNI), executed a search warrant at a property in the 33000 block of Big Springs Road regarding an illegal marijuana grow.

On Wednesday, March 7, 2018, the Sheriff’s Office booked Oviel Fuentas- Duran, DOB: 052882, into the El Paso County Jail on two felony charges of Possession with Intent to Distribute and Possession of Marijuana Concentrate.

A mug shot of Fuentas-Duran is attached to this Media Release.

We would like to thank all El Paso County Deputies and members of the Metro Vice and Narcotics Intelligence (VNI) who assisted with this case.

MR 18-018