Eagle man arrested on cocaine charges
May 24, 2011
EAGLE – The Eagle County Sheriff’s Office arrested and charged Eloy Lopez-Rios, 41, of Eagle, with felony possession and distribution of cocaine Monday.Detectives recovered 3.48 grams of cocaine with a street value of about $275.Lopez-Rios is being held in the Eagle County Detention Facility with $50,000 bond and has an Immigration and Customs Enforcement detainer for being in the United States illegally. Tips on illegal drug activity from concerned citizens are vital to Task Force operations. Anyone with information regarding drug activity in Eagle County should call the Eagle County Sheriff’s Office at 970-328-8500 or Eagle County Crime Stoppers at 970-328-7007, 1-800-972-TIPS. Submit online tips at http://www.tipsubmit.com, or text a tip from your cell phone by texting STOPCRIME, plus your message, to CRIMES (274637). If your tip leads to the arrest and indictment of any suspect involved, you could earn up to a $1,000 reward.