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3 Mar 2014

FMPD Arrests Three in Drug Warrant, Seize Narcotics

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On February 28, 2014 at 7:30 am, the Fort Myers Police Department’s Special Investigations Group with the assistance of SWAT and uniformed officers executed a lawful search warrant at 2925 Winkler Avenue apartment # 905. The warrant was the result of information cultivated by detectives and undercover drug purchases over a two month period.

After the residence was secured and the occupants detained, detectives conducted a systematic search of the residence. The following items of evidentiary value were recovered:

Seized evidence:

159.6 grams of heroin or 5.7 ounces 
73.4 grams of cocaine hcl or 2.6 ounces
2.8 grams of marijuana
1 gram of crack cocaine
Several concealment containers disguised as household canisters to hide/conceal drugs
Digital scales, blenders, drug presses, grinders, cooking utensils and Ziploc baggies,  used for the processing, weighing and packaging of illicit narcotics
$933.00 United States currency
Street value of the illicit narcotics estimated at $20,000.00

Detectives arrested and charged the following subjects:

1. Devon Moore (d.o.b. 02/07/1985 of Fort Myers): Trafficking in heroin, trafficking in cocaine, possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia

2. Donta Wilson (d.o.b. 09/13/1987 of Fort Myers): Trafficking in heroin, trafficking in cocaine, possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia

3. Brittany Pruitt (d.o.b. 08/05/1991 of Fort Myers): Trafficking in heroin, trafficking in cocaine, possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia

“Today’s arrests and seizures are a strong reminder as to why we stay focused in the pursuit to remove dangerous drugs from our city streets. Drug dealers will always seek ways to conceal their criminal enterprise. We train to stay one step ahead and remain effective”, said police spokesman Lieutenant Victor Medico.

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