Man arrested on drug charges

Freedom New Mexico

A 25-year-old man was arrested Sunday after Roosevelt County Sheriff’s Office deputies found 12 pounds of marijuana in his house while answering a complaint of a vicious dog in the area of Simnacher Road.

Tyler Davis, the owner of the dog, admitted to smoking marijuana in the residence and agreed to allow deputies into the residence Sunday afternoon, where they observed drug paraphernalia and small amount marijuana, according to a sheriff’s department news release.

A further search led to the large of amount of pot.

Contact information for Davis, who was released of a $6,500 bond, could not be located.