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Texas man faces drug charges in Kanawha County, WV

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Steve E. Gonzales was arrested at the Budget Inn in Malden, WV on Jan. 7, 2014. Kanawha County Sheriff's deputies say tips about crystal methamphetamine being brought from Texas and sold at area hotels lead them to the location.

Deputies issued a search warrant for Gonzales' room. There they found a large quantity of crystal methamphetamine with an estimated street value of $25,000 and several hundred dollars in cash.

According to deputies, Gonzales has been charged with possession with intent to distribute methamphetamine. He is being held in the South Central Regional Jail right now.