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Rusk County man arrested on drug charges

RUSK COUNTY, Texas (KETK) - A Rusk County man was arrested Friday on drug possession charges after a raid on his home.

Ricardo Hernandez, 21, was arrested on charges of possession of a controlled substance and possession of marijuana. He was booked into the Rusk County Jail Friday and released Saturday on bonds totaling $5,100.

The Rusk County Sheriff's SWAT team executed a search warrant on Hernandez' home on Sharon Sue Street in Cross Park. During the search, officers found guns, cash, marijuana and what they suspected to be methamphetamine.

Hernandez was charged for having less than 1 gram of a controlled substance and more than 4 ounzes but less than 5 lbs. of marijuana.

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