M.A.C.E. bust nets drugs and one arrest
On Thursday afternoon, detectives with the Indian River County Sheriff’s Office Multi-Agency Criminal Enforcement (M.A.C.E.) Unit along with the Fellsmere Police Department executed a search warrant in the 1000 block of Grant Avenue in Fellsmere. During the search, detectives located and seized three grams of crack cocaine, two Suboxone strips, fourteen Tramadol pills, three Xanax pills, 1 Carisoprodol pill, miscellaneous drug paraphernalia and one hundred and fifty one dollars of drug money.
Sivinti Ross (44) of Fellsmere, was arrested and charged with possession of cocaine, possession of drug paraphernalia, and four counts of possession of a controlled substance. Indian River County Sheriff Deryl Loar stated, “We continue to see people dangerously abusing prescription medication. The M.A.C.E. Unit will arrest those who sell prescription medication and illegal narcotics. Thanks to Fellsmere Police Department for working with us on this case.”
Drug tips are welcomed through Treasure Coast Crime Stoppers. You can remain anonymous and possibly be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000.00 by calling 1-800-273-TIPS (8477) or visiting www.tcwatch.org.