Couple arrested for possession of cocaine and unlawfully carrying a gun
The El Paso Police Department said they arrested a couple at a hotel in west El Paso on Thursday.
During the investigation, police found 75 grams of cocaine, $2,000 in cash and a 9 mm handgun.
Officers arrested 49-year-old Roberto Perez, of Sunland Park, New Mexico, and 39-year-old Sandy Saucedo, also from Sunland Park.
Perez was charged with possession of cocaine and is being held on a $50,000 bond.
Saucedo was charged with two counts of possession of cocaine and unlawful carrying a weapon. She is being held on a $70,750 bond.