County Narcotic Task Force agents arrested three men and cited a fourth yesterday in executing two unrelated search warrants in Calexico and Brawley.
NTF Assistant Cmdr. Mike Loyd said agents arrested Jose Ortega, 34, and Israel Santiago, 20, both of Calexico, in Calexico after they served a search warrant at a residence in the 1000 block of Wozencraft Street.
In Brawley, agents arrested Raymond Marquez, 34, of Brawley at his residence in the 500 block of H Street. Arnold Mendez Cocova, 38, was cited for drug possession and released at the scene.
In the Calexico incident, which happened about 2 p.m. Thursday, agents found a small amount of methamphetamine, a small amount of hallucinogenic mushrooms (psilocybin), also known as magic mushrooms, some drug paraphernalia and a firearm inside the residence.