Cherokee County S.O. arrest three in alleged drug bust

CHEROKEE COUNTY, TX (KTRE) - The Cherokee County Sheriff's Department arrested three people in a residence south of Alto Thursday in an apparent drug bust, according to a press release.

A S.W.A.T. team executed a search warrant at 12:35 a.m. Thursday and a man and woman were arrested without incident.

A search resulted in the finding of drugs and contraband throughout the residence, the release stated.

Francis Diane Martin, 56, is charged with manufacturing and possessing drugs and unlawful possession of a firearm.

Lloyd Frank Garcia, 53, is charged with manufacturing and possessing drugs.

Bertha Ruffin Postma, 52, was charged with possession.