Woman arrested for selling drugs out of hotel room.
POSTED: Wednesday, December 2, 2009 - 8:51am
UPDATED: Thursday, February 25, 2010 - 11:34am
In Brownsville, police arrested a woman accused of selling drugs from a hotel room.
Police say 30 year-old Martha Vanessa Benavides of Brownsville sold an assortment of drugs from her room at the Staybridge Hotel Suites on Pablo Kisel Boulevard. Hotel management noticed suspicious activity coming from the room and reported it to police. An undercover officers began surveillance and made contact with her about purchasing drugs. She admitted to selling drugs and having in possession on her crack cocaine, powdered cocaine and hydro-marijuana.
Benavides did post a total bond of $8,250 dollars for one charge of possession of cocaine with intent to distribute and one charge of possession of marijuana.