An Indian River Sheriff’s Office sting operation resulted in the arrest of a Vero Beach couple on drug trafficking charges. The duo was arrested after a confidential informant ordered 60 Oxycodone pills and 2 ounces of cocaine.
The man and woman were stopped in their vehicle by a K-9 Unit en route to Vero Beach Inn & Suites, 8797 State Road 60. The arresting officer says the vehicle was pulled over after going through a traffic light.
A search of the vehicle produced the drugs hidden inside of a KFC box. Both were taken to jail on drug trafficking charges. Officers office searched the woman’s purse and found a 0.4 grams of marijuana.
After posting $100,000 and $101,000 bonds, the man and woman were released from Indian County Jail.
If live in the Port Lucie, FL. area, and are in need of an Indian River criminal defense attorney, call Jeffrey H. Garland. He handles literally hundreds of drug cases every year.
The drug trade in Florida has reached epidemic levels. People are being locked up on a daily basis for both using and selling drugs. If you find yourself in this situation, you need to understand your rights. Never go to court without benefit of a lawyer. This could end badly.
Jeffrey H. Garland has practiced law in the state of Florida for over 30 years. He has successfully represented thousands of clients as an Indian River drug trafficking attorney.
Aside from years of experience in law enforcement, Garland is also highly-experienced in technical and scientific training. He has used his extensive knowledge to poke holes in the cases of many prosecutors.