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FCSO: 18-year-old arrested, charged after drugs found in truck during traffic stop

Officials say the man had ‘extreme nervous behavior’ when he was pulled over

Isaac Noel Rodriguez, of La Grange.
Isaac Noel Rodriguez, of La Grange. (KSAT)

FAYETTE COUNTY – An 18-year-old man was arrested and charged after a sheriff’s deputy says he found drugs and drug paraphernalia in the man’s vehicle during a traffic stop.

The Fayette County Sheriff’s Office conducted the traffic stop Friday around 11:56 p.m. on a Dodge Ram pickup truck traveling eastbound on State Highway 71 near St . James Church Road.

Deputies say he was pulled over for failing to maintain a single lane.

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During the traffic stop, the driver, Isaac Noel Rodriguez, of La Grange, had ‘extreme nervous behavior’ and admitted to having marijuana in the vehicle, authorities say.

A vehicle search was conducted and officials say they found a clear bag of marijuana, a dark brown mushroom and drug paraphernalia.

Rodriguez was taken to the Dan R. Beck Justice Center and charged with possession of marijuana and possession of a controlled substance.

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