Three people were arrested by the St. Lucie County Sheriff’s Department and charged with various drug crimes. According to arrest affidavits, deputies served a search warrant around 8:45pm at a residence in town. There, they found the house resident and a friend. Both were arrested and charged with possession of more than 20 grams of marijuana, possession of marijuana with intent to sell, and possession of drug equipment after deputies found 316 grams of marijuana. It had been packaged into small bags. They also found two marijuana pipes containing marijuana residue.
Outside of the house, police found a man seated in a car. Deputies searched the vehicle and found two rocks of crack cocaine and two pipes with crack residue. He was also arrested and was charged with possession of cocaine and drug equipment.
All three posted bail and were released.
The next step for these defendants is to obtain a St. Lucie County criminal defense lawyer, one that is both knowledgeable and experienced in the practice of criminal drug law in St. Lucie County. With a skilled St. Lucie County drug lawyer on their side, they will have the assurance that their needs are being met at each stage of the often lengthy criminal process.
Jonathan Jay Kirschner, Esq. is a board certified criminal trial specialist and has spent over twenty years as a criminal defense lawyer specializing in drug cases. His firm JJK/LLC has successfully represented numerous defendants fighting charges as small as possession of less than 20 grams of marijuana (which is a misdemeanor) to trafficking in harder drugs such as methaqualone.
If you or someone you care about are facing criminal drug charges and are in need a St. Lucie County drug lawyer, contact Jonathan Jay Kirschner, Esq., & Associates, LLC at (772) 489-8501 for professional and attentive service.