Police: Galveston pair arrested with 13 pounds of marijuana

Ramiro Garza and Barbara Garza are both charged with possession of marijuana between 5 and 50 pounds, which is a third-degree felony. (Galveston Police Department)

December 6, 2013 2:55:36 PM PST
Two people were arrested Thursday after police say they found 13 pounds of marijuana and thousands of dollars in cash in a Galveston home.

Ramiro Garza and Barbara Garza are both charged with possession of marijuana between 5 and 50 pounds, which is a third-degree felony. Aside from the marijuana, Galveston police say there was nearly $14,000 in cash.

The arrests were the result of a six-month investigation by the Galveston Police Department Vice and Narcotics Division, University of Texas Medical Branch Police Department and Galveston Police Department Patrol Division.

Both suspects have bonds set at $100,000 apiece.

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