The SCSO Special Investigations Section (SIS), with assistance from K-9, TAC, and aviation units, arrested and/or charged 11 suspects following a months-long narcotics investigation. The arrests were the result of a collaborative investigation focused in the area of 32nd St. and Leonard Reid Ave., where multiple detectives were able to purchase rock cocaine on several occasions and from many individuals. Those arrested and/or charged include:

· Dennis Martin B/M, DOB: 12/2/93 – sale of cocaine and violation of parole
· Raymond Sanders, B/M, DOB: 9/2/50 – sale of cocaine and violation of parole
· Daniel Alexander, B/M, DOB: 12/4/86 – sale of cocaine
· Saichalee Guevara-Gutierrez, H/M, DOB: 10/5/87 – sale of cocaine and possession of methamphetamine
· Derek Keno Jr, B/M, DOB: 10/16/90 – sale of cocaine and unlawful use of a two-way communication device
· Cornelius Fergerson Jr, B/M, DOB: 4/28/56 – sale of cocaine
· Charlie Ziegler, B/M, DOB: 10/1/67 – sale of cocaine
· Edward Lee, B/M, DOB: 7/3/52 – sale of cocaine, violation of parole, additional outstanding warrants for violation of parole, possession of cocaine
· Ruby Lumsden, B/F, DOB: 8/21/68 – sale of cocaine
· Na’Tasha Davis, B/F, DOB: 7/16/85 – sale of cocaine

There is also an outstanding warrant for:
· Arthur Thomas, B/M, DOB: 2/29/90 – sale of cocaine

Kudos to our SIS, TAC, K-9, and aviation units for a job well done. Working together to keep Sarasota safe!