5 arrested in Port Charlotte drug house bust
FOX 4 Staff
PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. - Charlotte County narcotics detectives raided a suspected meth house in Port Charlotte Wednesday making five arrests.
Detectives seized methamphetamine, marijuana, drug paraphernalia and two six people.
The six were identified as 48-year-old James Earl Lewis, 34-year-old Eddie Joe Ramirez, 31-year-old Rosa Marie DeLeon, 25-year-old Rosa Lee Watkins and 52-year-old Helen Jones Dillard.
Following an intensive investigation, Narcotics detectives had the home under surveillance at 266 Taylor Lane, Port Charlotte and obtained a search warrant. Wednesday morning they observed numerous vehicles coming and going between the hours of 3:45 a.m. and 6:45 a.m.
Detectives and members of the Street Crimes Unit, executed the warrant and the six were arrested after a search of the home and garage. Seized were four plastic baggies of Methamphetamine, a digital scale, six glass pipes, and two baggies of marijuana.