Mother and Son Behind Bars: Police say Teen Selling Crack-Cocaine
Edcouch police say they believe 44-year-old Lucia Martinez made her 16-year-old son sell crack-cocaine around their neighborhood. Edcouch Police spotted the teenager standing suspiciously on a street corner and detained him. They found 18 bags of crack-cocaine ready for sale. They also arrested Martinez shorlty after and raided their home. There they say they found marijuana and several stolen items including electronics and even a shotgun. The teen was sent to the Hidalgo County Juvenile Detention Center and the Martinez is set to face a judge for her charges.