Disturbance call leads to several arrests in Vidor

Published 12:05 pm Thursday, December 1, 2016

PRESS RELEASE — On Wednesday, November 30, 2016 about 4:31p.m., Officers of the Vidor Police Department were dispatched to 210 Triangle, Vidor, Orange County, Texas in reference to a Disturbance. Information being received was a white female was being held at the residence against her will. A second phone call was received stating a female was at the residence claiming she was being raped.

Upon the Officers arrival, contact was made with the occupants of the residence. While speaking with the residents, Officers saw in plain view Drug Paraphernalia. This lead into officers also locating illegal narcotics and related narcotics equipment. Located in the residence was Methamphetamine, Marihuana, LSD, Ecstasy, scales, drug pipes, syringes, and other paraphernalia. Officers also located a Marihuana grow operation inside the residence.

Officers conducted a search and continued to locate several used needles, packaging commonly used to package illegal narcotics, scales for weighing narcotics, and a small piece of straw that appeared to have been used to snort illegal narcotics.

In the search, Officers located a large cabinet in a room with a blanket covering the doors. Officers felt heat coming from inside and saw a light from within the cabinet. Once opened, Officers found a Marihuana grow operation. The cabinet had Marihuana plants, was insulated, and had lights commonly used for growing Marihuana.

Officers detained the occupants of the residence and secured a Search Warrant. After the Search Warrant was executed on the residence, more controlled substances were located. After the completion of the investigation the following were taken into custody:


Rodney Ray Revia Jr

Two Counts of Possession of a Controlled Substance State Jail Felony

One Count of Possession of Marihuana Class B Misdemeanor


Robie Dineal Swisher

One count of Possession of a Controlled Substance 3rd Degree Felony

One count of Possession of Drug Paraphernalia Class C Misdemeanor


Brandon Scott Martinez

Possession of a Dangerous Drug Warrant San Augustine Co., Texas



Charles David Nolan

Parole Violation Warrant Texas Department of Criminal Justice


This investigation is ongoing with more charges to follow.