NACOGDOCHES, TX (KTRE) - Nacogdoches Police arrested two men in separate incidents in connection to overnight drug cases.
According to the police report, officers were doing a routine walk-through at a bus station, located at 2915 Northwest Stallings Drive, at 12:10 a.m. Tuesday. Officers reported finding Roderick Quentin Watkins, 38, of Florence, Ala., showing suspicious behavior. Officers say he was "exhibiting suspicious activity," and consented to a search.
Officers found approximately one pound of cocaine in his luggage, according to the report. Watkins is charged with one count of possession of a controlled substance, a first-degree felony because of the amount.
At 7:55 p.m., officers conducted a traffic stop with Lendell Maurice Terrell, 27, of Wichita, Kan., after they said he was speeding on the 1700 block of Southwest Stallings Drive. Officers reported finding approximately two pounds of marijuana, which was located inside a bag inside the vehicle.
Terrell is charged with possession of marijuana, a state-jail felony.