Christopher Maher, Alice Echo-News Journal

A 24-year old Alice man was arrested Tuesday morning in a raid carried out by the Jim Wells County Task Force.

According to Jim Wells County Sheriff's Department reports, S.W.A.T. team members with the Jim Wells County Task Force executed a search and arrest warrant on a home in the 800 block of Louis Street shortly after 10 a.m. Tuesday. A search of the home revealed five pounds of marijuana and 11 grams of cocaine, officials said.

One resident of the home, identified as Oscar Sanchez, 24, was arrested and charged with possession of a controlled substance and possession of marijuana. He was transported to the Jim Wells County jail and remained in jail Wednesday on a $15,000 bond.