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Eight arrested in Polk Co. drug bust
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Winter Haven, Florida - Winter Haven Police have arrested seven adults and a juvenile on drug charges and stealing electricity.

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Investigators say on Friday, Oct. 7 at 5 a.m., officers searched the home on 405 Avenue, based on information regarding the possible sale of illegal narcotics. 

During the search, officers found cocaine and marijuana with some of the drugs packaged for sale. Cash was also found along with an illegal Tampa Electric meter that had been installed for electricity. 

Here are a list of the people arrested and charge: 

  • Kenneth L. Williams, 18, of 405 Ave L NE, Winter Haven  Charges: Possession of Marijuana (less than 20g), Resisting Arrest Without Violence
  • Shawn L. Childs, 37, of 405 Ave L NE, Winter Haven Charges: Maintaining dwelling for Narcotics Use, Theft of Utilities (electricity)
  • Carolyn Lattimore, 35, 405 Ave L NE, Winter Haven Charges:  Maintaining dwelling for drug use/sale
  • Mickey D. Williams,  37, of 405 Ave L NE, Winter Haven Charges:  Poss of marijuana with intent to sell, possession of marijuana (under 20), poss. of drug paraphernalia
  • Elandus Ford, 20, of 405 Ave L NE, Winter Haven Charges:  Possession of cocaine
  • Jamario D. Harvey, 21, of 312 Montego Ct., Winter HavenCharges:  Possession of cocaine, Resisting officer without violence, Violation of Probation
  • Carlos A. Leandre, 21, of 255 W. Terrace Ave, Lake Alfred Charges:  Possession of cocaine
  • The 16-year-old juvenile was charged with Possession of Cocaine

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