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by Thomas Feiter - April 14th, 2014

Florida Man Taken into Custody After Cocaine Incident

A man from Key West who had been taken into custody for alleged cocaine possession allegedly told officers that he did not know that cocaine was illegal in the state, according to the police report that was written after the arrest. The incident began on Feb. 23 when a call came into police regarding three ...
by The Fighter Law Firm - March 04th, 2014

Nine People Facing Drug Charges After Search Warrant

Orlando residents may be interested to learn that nine people have been detained on drug charges in Ocala. Police reportedly served a search warrant on a Southeast 86th Avenue home and took into custody two men and one 27-year-old woman. In addition, six others were detained in a wider investigation that originated from that warrant. ...
by The Fighter Law Firm - February 24th, 2014

Man Accused of Buying Merchandise with Fraudulent Credit Cards

On Feb. 13, a 50-year-old man was taken into custody after police accused him of buying merchandise at a Florida mall with gift cards that were obtained fraudulently. It was estimated that he spent hundreds of dollars worth of items with these gift cards. According to the report, the gift cards were purchased out-of-state with ...
by The Fighter Law Firm - February 17th, 2014

Two Face Drug Charges After Traffic Stop

A traffic stop resulted in two Florida residents being taken into police custody. According to the report, the officer pulled the 42-year-old male driver over in Cape Coral at approximately 1:30 a.m. on Feb. 4 when he observed that the driver was not wearing a seat belt. The officer discovered that the driver was operating ...
by The Fighter Law Firm - February 14th, 2014

Florida Man Arrested in Connection with Alleged Sexual Assault

An alleged sexual assault that took place in April 2013 led to the arrest of a 25-year-old Orlando man on Jan. 29. The incident reportedly happened at a party that took place at the Knights Circle apartment complex, which is located near the University of Central Florida campus. A female student reported being raped in ...
by The Fighter Law Firm - February 06th, 2014

Florida Woman Charged with Maintaining a Drug Dwelling

A 40-year-old woman from Saint Johns County is now facing criminal charges in connection with maintaining a drug dwelling. In Florida, it is against the law to maintain a dwelling for the purpose of using, selling or storing drugs such as marijuana or cocaine. If a house or apartment is found to be used for ...
by The Fighter Law Firm - February 03rd, 2014

More in Custody in Connection with Synthetic Drug Raids

Several store owners and employees in Florida’s Seminole County have been taken into custody on charges of selling synthetic drugs. According to law enforcement officers, they have been visiting tobacco, liquor and convenience stores in recent months to make certain that synthetic drugs, including synthetic marijuana, are not available for sale to the public. Undercover ...
by The Fighter Law Firm - January 20th, 2014

Former Miami Doctor Sentenced for Federal Drug Charges

A former Miami physician was sentenced on federal charges that he sold oxycodone. On Jan. 7, the doctor was sentenced to 70 months behind bars and three years of post-release supervision. Before being sentenced, the defendant had entered guilty pleas to federal crimes of distributing oxycodone and laundering money. According to court records, he worked ...
by The Fighter Law Firm - January 14th, 2014