HEMPSTEAD MAN ARRESTED FOR DRUG POSSESSION

  
Marco Antonio Moreno
(Washington Co. Jail)

A Hempstead man faces drug possession charges after his arrest in Brenham early this (Wednesday) morning.

Just after 12:15 a.m., Brenham Police Officer Bryan Morong stopped a vehicle in the 2500 block of South Day Street for failure to signal lane changes and an improper license plate.

Upon making contact with the driver, 37-year-old Marco Moreno, Officer Morong observed drug paraphernalia in plain view and was able to locate suspected methamphetamine and marijuana during a search.

Moreno was arrested for Possession of a Controlled Substance and Possession of Marijuana less than 2oz.  He was taken to the Washington County Jail.

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