Four Florida men are in jail after being arrested recently. The men face criminal accusations including drug sales related crimes. The arrests and events that led up to them happened in Clay County.
Two Florida doctors are among the last of defendants who have gone through the trial process after police say that they committed drug related crimes while employed at a local 'pill-mill'. The doctors are accused of prescription drug crime relating to the use of oxycodone of their patients. In total, 32 people have been charged after a sting-style operation by police, a report indicates.
Florida officials say that they have arrested one of their most wanted persons. The arrest came recently in Brevard County. The man that was taken not custody was wanted on criminal charges that included drug possession and probation violation.
Readers in Florida know that prescription drug abuse has been a problem for officials here in the Sunshine State. However, one recent report notes that more people are turning away from prescription drugs and choosing to use of heroin instead. This has led to an increase in drug possession charges for this type of narcotic.
Florida police say that a homeowner allowed them to enter a home recently in Caryville. Once inside, they say that they found various drug related items and a small child. The incident led to the arrest of four people on criminal charges that included drug possession and child neglect.
A Florida couple came to the attention of authorities after people contacted them to report potential criminal activity at their home. When they went to the residence, officials say, the couple allowed them to enter. It was after that entry that the couple was charged with crimes such as drug possession and animal cruelty.
Florida officials say that they have arrested two people after being called to a local restaurant about an armed disturbance. The two were charged with drug possession and weapons crimes. They are now awaiting court dates to respond to the accusations.
A tragic car accident led to the deaths of several people on a Florida highway recently. The crash happened when a car struck another vehicle after running through a posted stop sign, authorities suggest. The investigation into the crash ended with the arrest of one of the drivers involved for crimes such as drug possession and DUI.
Readers in Florida may be saddened to learn about a mother in our state who was recently arrested. The woman stands accused of drug possession and other charges after coming into contact with police in a parking lot of a large retail store. The charges relate to her alleged possession of crack cocaine and paraphernalia.
A large police operation recently included officials from both Florida and another state. The effort reportedly resulted in the arrest of as many as 30 people across the two states. Those arrested have been accused of participating in a drug trafficking operation.