Three arrested following drug raid in Alamo

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Authorities executed a search warrant then performed a drug raid at a home in Alamo on Thursday morning

The raid took place at a home on El Gato Road, off of Tower Road in Alamo.

Alamo Police, the Department of Public Safety, ATF, and the Department of Homeland Security were all part of the investigation.

Authorities said an unconfirmed amount of cocaine and marijuana were found on the property.

Baudelio Castillo, Alamo’s Police Chief, said the house has been under surveillance for the past two or three weeks.

"We have information that at this residence, and individuals we have in custody, have been providing a large amount of the narcotics coming into San Juan, Donna, Alamo area. As we speak right now, we have two male subjects in custody and one female,” Castillo said.

Possible charges for those arrested include possession of marijuana and possession of a controlled substance.

Police said one suspect tried to run and is now charged with evading arrest.

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