HUTTO – Four drug dealers were arrested after an investigation where officers learned the suspects had been selling drugs all across Williamson County.
On Nov. 8, Hutto and Pflugerville police officers arrested Logan Langford and Jacob Benedix, both of Hutto, and Tereso Santoyo and Moses Crawford, both of Round Rock, after officers executed a warrant.
According to a press release from the city of Hutto, at 11:19 p.m., detectives from Hutto and Pflugerville police departments executed a search warrant at a residence in the 200 block of Carol Drive in Hutto, the home of Langford and Benedix.
Lankford and Benedix were both charged with manufacture/delivery of a controlled substance, penalty group 2, and possession of a controlled substance, penalty group 3.
If convicted of the second-degree felony, they could each face up to 20 years in prison.
Santoyo was arrested for possession of a controlled substance, penalty group 2, and manufacture/delivery of a controlled substance, penalty group 1A. Crawford was arrested for tampering with evidence.
Both Santoyo and Crawford could face up to 10 years in prison.
According to the press release, during the search detectives located 74 THC cartridges, 13 LSD tabs, a vial of liquid suspected of being LSD, Vicodin, a bottle of Promethazine Codeine, $2,820 in cash, a 9mm pistol, and a credit card not issued to any of the suspects or residents of the home.
Throughout the investigation detectives observed narcotics transactions in Hutto, Pflugerville, Cedar Park, Round Rock, Leander, Liberty Hill, Austin, Jarrell and other areas throughout Williamson and Travis Counties. The suspects were found to be selling predominantly to teens and those in their early 20s.
Langford and Benedix are both still in custody at the Williamson County Jail on $20,000 bonds.
Crawford posted bond for $5,000 and was released the same day as the arrest.
Santoyo was released on a $10,000 surety felony bond.