Richmond, TX

1,000 tablets of Fentanyl recovered during bust in Richmond

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RICHMOND, FORT BEND COUNTY, TX (Covering Katy) – The Fort Bend County Narcotics Task Force arrested Terrance Kenyatta Potlow, 24, and Aliyah Desiree Romero, 19, on multiple charges after drugs and weapons were found at a residence in unincorporated Richmond.

On Monday, July 25, 2022, the Narcotics Task Force searched a home in the 7800 block of Heather Harvest Way. The search resulted in the recovery of over 1,000 tablets of Fentanyl, 100 grams of marijuana, an AK-47 assault rifle, and a semi-automatic handgun.

Potlow is charged with multiple felonies and misdemeanor offenses. Romero is charged with a third-degree felony.

Potlow and Romero are currently in custody at the Fort Bend County Jail. Potlow’s combined bond is $137,500. Romero’s bond is $2,500.

“We applaud the Narcotics Task Force for taking these guns and drugs off our Fort Bend streets,” said Fort Bend County Sheriff Eric Fagan. “Every recovery is a success to make our communities safer.”

The Narcotics Task Force is a Houston High-Intensity Drug Trafficking Area (HIDTA) initiative.

About the Fort Bend County Sheriff’s Office

The Fort Bend County Sheriff’s Office was founded in 1837 and is the largest law enforcement agency in Fort Bend County— and it serves the most diverse county in Texas. The FBCSO has over 800 employees, including 565 sworn peace officers and 25 reserve deputies dedicated to protecting and serving nearly 900,000 Fort Bend County residents. Among the ten fastest-growing counties in the nation, Fort Bend covers 885 square miles and includes 21 unincorporated communities.

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