RACINE — A Racine man faces charges after allegedly selling cocaine and fentanyl at Marko's Bar, 3001 Douglas Ave.
Mario M. Garcia, 40, of the 2200 block of Lawn Street, was charged with four felony counts of bail jumping and felony counts of manufacture/deliver cocaine between 15-40 grams, deliver/distribute fentanyl between 10-50 grams and maintaining a drug trafficking place.
According to a criminal complaint:
On Wednesday, an investigator conducted a controlled buy operation of cocaine from Garcia. The informant bought a bag with cocaine and fentanyl weighing 33.6 grams from Garcia at Marko's Bar.
Officers converged on Marko's Bar to take Garcia into custody.
He was searched and officers found multiple phones and $1,747, indicating he's involved in trafficking larger amounts of drugs.
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A search of his vehicle did not find more drugs, but officers believe that Garcia relocated a bag with a large amount of drugs before completing the earlier sale.
Garcia was given a $25,000 cash bond in Racine County Circuit Court on Friday. A preliminary hearing is on May 19 at the Racine County Law Enforcement Center, 717 Wisconsin Ave., online court records show.