20 year old arrested, hundred of fentanyl pills found during search of San Marcos home

SAN ANTONIO (KTSA News) — A 20 year old San Marcos man is in jail after admitting to supplying fentanyl pills to members of the community.

San Marcos Police say after weeks of investigating, they identified Anthony Jean Perez Rios as a suspected fentanyl distributor.

Police obtained a warrant and when they arrived at Rios’ residence, they found 384 fentanyl pills in two prescription pill bottles.

They also found 12 fentanyl pills in the picket of a juvenile who was also in the home.

Two firearms were also located.

As police interviewed Rios, he admitted that regularly supplied the juvenile with fentanyl pills.

He was arrested and faces charges of Manufacture/Deliver/Possession of a controlled substance, Delivery of a Controlled Substance to a minor, and Possession of Controlled Substance.

Rios remains at the Hays County Jail on $175,000 bond.

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