Guymon man arrested on drug trafficking charges

Staff Writer

The Texas County Sheriff recently sent out a release detailing a joint operation involving the undercover purchase of methamphetamine that led to the arrest of 36-year-old Elier Sarmiento Hernandez on May 4.
According to records, Hernandez is being charged with trafficking an illegal drug (methamphetamine) within 2,000 feet of a park, school, or minor under 12 years of age, endeavor or conspiracy to deliver, manufacture or possess a controlled dangerous substance, distribution of methamphetamine within 2,000 feet of a school or park, and possession of methamphetamine without a tax stamp affixed.

More information on the joint operation and the arrest can be found in the May 12, 2016 edition of the Guymon Daily Herald.