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Portales cocaine bust

Portales, NM - Three men are behind bars in Roosevelt County following a drug bust at a Portales business.

The Portales Police Department says 51,000 dollars worth of cocaine was seized in a buy-bust operation at a local tire shop.

They say Victor Olguin, Jose Pina, and Jose Ornelas were arrested on charges of trafficking a controlled substance.

Olguin and pina are being held on a 100,000 dollar cash bond, while Ornelas's bond was set at 51,000 dollars.

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