Pharr business owners charged with manufacturing/delivery of controlled substance
PHARR, TEXAS (NEWS CENTER 23) — On January 31, 2013 at approximately 11:45 a.m., the Pharr Police Department conducted a search warrant at two locations: Magicos located at 6903 S Jackson and Los Plebes located at 6713 S Jackson both in the City of Pharr, Texas. Upon executing the Search Warrant, Officers discovered Synthetic Marijuana and Marijuana at location. The business owners Martha Pina (29 yrs old) and Juan Fernando Pina (31 yrs old) were arrested along with an employee by the name of Mark Rangel (23 yrs old). All three subjects will be charged with Manufacturing and Delivery of a Controlled Substance a 1st degree felony along with Possession of Marijuana a 3rd degree Felony. All three subjects will be arraigned tomorrow by a Pharr Municipal Judge. This case is still under investigation.
We are asking anyone with information on this crime or any other crimes to contact Pharr Crime Stoppers at 787-8477 or 800-648-8477. Mug-shots and time of arraignment will be released at a later time.