Indicted: Suspected Drug Dealer Busted for Heroin, Cocaine, Meth, and Marijuana

ABILENE, Texas (KTAB/KRBC) - A suspected drug dealer has been indicted on several charges connected to large amounts of heroin, cocaine, methamphetamine, and marijuana seized from a home in north Abilene. 

Fidencio Rangel, 58, has been indicted for Possession of Meth with Intent to Deliver, Possession of Meth, Possession of Heroin with Intent to Deliver, Possession of Cocaine with Intent to Deliver, Possession of Heroin, Possession of Cocaine, and Possession of Marijuana.

Court documents say the charges were issued after detectives with the Abilene Police Department executed a search warrant at a home on the 1300 block of Fannin Street in November of 2016.

Rangel was at the property when officers arrived on scene, and when they asked if he had anything illegal to disclose, he surrendered several items, including 90 grams of Heroin, 110 grams of Cocaine, 845 grams of Meth, five ounces of marijuana, scales, a drug ledger, and a .22 caliber gun, according to the documents.

The documents also state that a second suspect, Richard Garza, 34, was charged with Possession of Methamphetamine with Intent to Deliver and Possession of Methamphetamine in connection to the seizure on Fannin Street.

Garza was also at the home when officers arrived. The documents claim he told detectives he was there to buy marijuana and methamphetamine. He also admitted to hiding a bag with approximately 4 grams of meth in it under a cushion before police came inside, according to the documents. 

Garza was released from the Taylor County Jail after posting a $25,000 bond. Rangel is behind held on a $1,000,000 bond. 


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