Man caught with diaper box filled with heroin

A man is facing federal charges after heroin was found in a Luvs diaper box on Monday.

Authorities observed surveillance video where a male subject identified as Edgar Salazar, placed a blue plastic bag in a neighbor's trash can.

Salazar left the residence with a Luvs diaper box, putting it in the bed of a white GMC truck.

According to documents obtained by Action 4 News, Salazar was stopped after he ran a stop sign at the intersection of Resaca Vista Drive and Dana Road in Brownsville.

Investigators found cocaine in the plastic bag and more than two pounds of heroin in the diaper box.

Salazar told authorities there was more than two pounds of methamphetamine located at the residence in Brownsville.

Magistrate Judge Felix Recio arraigned Salazar Friday morning.