Narcotics Officers Arrest Two At Motel

After an investigation into drug dealing from the location, the Corpus Christi Police Department Narcotics and Vice Investigations Division served a search and arrest warrant at the Modern Motel, located at 3421 South Padre Island Drive.

Police went to a room at the motel at about 5:40 PM on February 11 and during a search they found  238 grams of synthetic cannabinoid and arrested  a male and a female.

Daniel Salinas (07/30/1992) and Destiny Faith Botello (01/24/1996) were both arrested and charged with First Degree Felony Manufacture and Delivery of a Controlled Substance.

Officers found two small children, belonging to the suspects, in the motel room.  Investigators believe that they were there  while the drug dealing was going on.

Both children were released to a famliy member.


2-11-16 Modern Motel

Synthetic cannabinoid found during search of motel room