Woman charged following Harlingen drug raid

Stephanie Montes // Harlingen Police Department

Authorities have charged a Harlingen woman after a drug raid at her home where investigators found cocaine.

Harlingen police charged 26-year-old Stephanie Montes on drug charges late Thursday afternoon.

Investigators told Action 4 News that the Special Investigations Unit executed a search warrant at a home on the 1100 block of East Filmore Avenue.

Montes and a man were at the home but police reported that Montes had 78.4 grams of cocaine on her.

Police charged Montes with second-degree felony possession of a controlled substance.

Montes appeared before a Harlingen municipal judge on Friday morning where she was issued a $40,000 dollar bond.