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Drug Arrest

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Two people are spending New Year’s Even locked up in the Wichita County Jail after they were arrested on drug charges.

Wichita Falls Police arrested 23-year-old Janessa Ramos and 31-year-old Hector Saldivar Jr on Monday afternoon.  The arrest happened around 1:00p.m. not far from John Tower Elementary School.  Police said officers attempted to stop the car Saldivar was driving, but he kept on driving.  Once he stopped, police said he tried hiding something.

During a search of the vehicle, authorities said they found nearly six grams of meth, come marijuana, baggies, $1,300, dome pills and a digital scale.

Both Saldivar and Ramos have been charged with Manufacture and Delivery of a Controlled Substance.  However, Saldivar has an additional charge of Evading Arrest.