Sheriff’s office makes drug bust

Freedom New Mexico

Three people face drug charges from an Oct. 30 search warrant served by Roosevelt County Sheriff’s deputies in the 600 block of South Roosevelt County Road S.

Arrested were Jeffrey Gutierrez, 21, Andrea Gutierrez, 24, and Joshua Ortiz, 23.

Jeffrey Gutierrez, was charged with possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia and tampering with evidence based on items found during entry into the residence. He was later arraigned on those charges and entered a plea of guilty.

Gutierrez posted a $5,000 cash surety bond, said Chief Deputy Malin Parker.

Andrea Gutierrez, 24, was charged with distribution of marijuana, a fourth degree felony and possession of drug paraphernalia. She posted $50,000 cash only bond.

Parker said Ortiz was living in a bedroom where methamphetamine, marijuana and drug paraphernalia were found.

Ortiz was charged with possession of methamphetamine, possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia.

He is being held on a $6,000 cash surety bond.