Sobriety check point lands man in jail on drug charges

Eduardo Sotelo (Source: Izard Co. Sheriff's Department)
Eduardo Sotelo (Source: Izard Co. Sheriff's Department)

IZARD COUNTY, AR (KAIT) – An Izard County manwas arrested after police found a quarter pound of marijuana on him.

An afternoon sobriety checkpoint conducted bythe sheriff's department and the Drug Task Force on May8th revealed the illegal material.

Eduardo Sotelo of Melbourne was charged withpossession of a controlled substance with intent to deliver. He also faces aDUI charge and five counts of obstructing governmental operations.

Sotelo is being held in the Izard CountyDetention Facility.

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