Many residents of Osceola, Florida, were surprised at the news that a local teacher and long-time school employee was recently arrested on suspicion of drug crimes. The story has led to an outpouring of outrage from area residents and concern over the safety and welfare of students in the school district. The teacher who is accused of selling drugs has been placed into a position that involves no contact with minors while the case moves forward.
Sheriff's deputies in Florida arrested an 18-year-old man on drug charges in Sarasota. Police say that they found the teenager in his car counting cash with a bag of marijuana next to him. Authorities approached the man's vehicle after receiving reports of drug deals happening in the parking lot of a fitness center. They later arrested the man and charged him with selling drugs.
Being charged with selling drugs or purchasing drugs is serious, but it does not have to mean the end of the world. At the law offices of Ian F. Mann, we pride ourselves on having years of experience in dealing with matters relating to accusations of selling drugs. Indeed, Ian F. Man is a former assistant attorney general and has litigated over 100 jury trials.
One man was recently accused of engaging in drug sales in Florida. A person who is charged with selling drugs may naturally be panicked about whether he or she will end up being convicted and sentenced. However, the person has the right to defend his or her innocence.
The former National Football League player Reche Caldwell is facing charges after he was arrested for the intention of selling drugs. This is not the first time that Caldwell has faced legal issues. At the time of his arrest, he was supposedly found with over 4 pounds of ecstasy. Law enforcement believed that he was intending on selling drugs, but it is often difficult to prove the intent of a defendant.
A man from South Florida has been arrested and charged with drug sales after authorities allegedly found selfie photos of him conducting drug deals on Facebook. Police say that the 21-year-old man from Port St. Lucie was using his social media page to boast about his drug deals. In one photo, he is even alleged to have been conducting drug sales, while standing next to sheriff's deputies.
A Florida grocery store owner has been accused of trafficking drugs. According to authorities, the man was taken into custody following reports that he was selling drugs at his business. Detectives say that the 46-year-old entrepreneur was selling hydrocodone inside a school zone.
Two members of the same family, a father and son, have been arrested in South Florida on charges of selling drugs. Allegedly, anonymous tips led authorities to the Miami home of the duo, where police claim they observed them selling drugs. The charges brought against the accused individuals in this case are indeed grave. However, both men will have the right to defend themselves against the charges, and depending on the facts, they may be able to get some of their charges dropped or dismissed.