(November 28, 2014)- On November 27, 2014 at around 6:00 AM, Cape Coral Police responded to 222 SE 44th Terrace on an unknown problem call. The homeowner called Cape Coral Police when he found an unknown vehicle in his driveway, running, with a subject passed out in the driver's seat.
Responding officers made contact with the driver (Vega) and were able to awaken him. When officer had him step out of the car, they could smell an overwhelming odor of raw cannabis coming from the vehicle. Officers then began their narcotics investigation.
The investigation revealed that Vega was traveling to a "half-way meeting spot" to meet with another individual. Apparently, this was the wrong house. Inside the vehicle, Officers located marijuana and MDMA packaged for sale. Officers located over 30 capsules of MDMA for a total of 7.8 grams (AKA "Molly") and 35.8 grams of marijuana, along with empty baggies for packaging drugs.
Vega was place under arrest and transported to the Lee County Jail.
ARRESTED: Joshua Hector Vega, W/M, DOB: 09-03-1986, of 6061 Perthsire Ln Fort Myers FL 33908.
CHARGES: Possession of Marijuana w/Intent, Possession of MDMA (Mollys) w/Intent, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.
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