Man charged with possession of crack cocaine.
Edcouch police have arrested 26 year-old Emilio Ovedio Jr. who is accused purchasing drugs after being released the same day from jail. A officer had spotted him driving in an area known for selling drugs and tried to pull him over. Ovedio refused and took off throwing out bags of drugs during the chase. Police were able to end the chase and during a search of the vehicle found one bag of crack cocaine. Ovedio was charged with one count of drug possession and one count of evading arrest.