Two arrested during Longview cocaine bust | News
LONGVIEW, TX (KLTV)- Two people were arrested Thursday night in Longview after being found in possession with crack cocaine.
A tip to police led to the cocaine seizure at the Palace Inn on Marshall Avenue. 29-year old Brandon Hicks and 22-year old Jae Branham were arrested in one of the rooms after officers found 31-grams of crack cocaine and scales in their room.
Officials say they saw the pair trying to hide items under a bed when they arrived, which turned out to be digital scales and a large bag of crack cocaine.
Both were charged with manufacture and delivery of more than 4 grams of a controlled substance. They are being held on a 50-thousand dollars bond.
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