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A Killeen man is facing a drug charge after police allegedly found marijuana in his car during a traffic stop.

Killeen police on Tuesday pulled over 21-year-old Jaziel Obed Perez Cuevas on a traffic infraction, according to an arrest affidavit obtained Wednesday.

Officers smelled what they suspected was marijuana, according to the arrest affidavit. Cuevas told police he was in possession of THC edibles. Police searched his car and found 57 grams of edibles.

Cuevas waived his Miranda rights and confessed to coming from a convention in Arlington with the edibles in his car.

He was arrested and charged with possession of a controlled substance. Justice of the Peace Gregory Johnson set his bail at $27,000.

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