Tuesday night at approximately 11 pm, a Liberty County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Interdiction Unit made a traffic stop on Hwy 59 in Liberty County. The driver was identified as Carlos Alberto Santin Garcia, H/M, DOB: 02/24/1971. The deputy observed several signs that led him to believe that a criminal activity was taking place. Consent to search the vehicle was granted.
The deputy located four (4) white boxes of SOSTENON “liquid pharmaceutical testosterone” weighing 37.20 grams and six (6) boxes of TESTOPRIM-D “liquid pharmaceutical testosterone” weighing 9.26 grams. Garcia was read the Miranda Warning and waived his rights. There was not a valid prescription for the testosterone that was located. The deputy was advised that the defendant had picked up the testosterone from a pharmacy in Mexico and placed the containers under the center console to avoid detection while transporting it to Alabama. Garcia was transported to the Liberty County Jail without incident.
Carlos Alberto Santin Garcia was charged with Manufacture/Delivery of a Controlled Substance; PG3 – Second Degree Felony