(March 17, 2016)- Two Cape Coral men are behind bars after Cape Coral Police Detective arrested them on drug and weapon charges.
Recently, the Cape Coral Police Department Vice, Intelligence, and Narcotics Unit conducted controlled narcotics purchases from Hargrove and Newland which enabled them to obtain a search warrant for 4625 SE 9th Place #4.
Prior to serving the warrant, the Cape Coral Police Department Street Crimes Unit located Newland on a traffic stop and he was taken into custody on drug charges from a previous heroin sale. A search of Newland incident to arrest revealed Cocaine and more Heroin.
Yesterday afternoon at around 5:30 PM, the search warrant was executed at the residence with the assistance of Street Crimes Unit and the SWAT team. The ensuing search revealed trafficking quantities of heroin and cocaine, as well as marijuana, paraphernalia, and two firearms linked to Hargrove, a convicted felon. One of the guns was confirmed stolen from Collier County over a year ago.
ARRESTED: Jonathan Alexis Hargrove, B/M, DOB: 05-8-1978, of 4625 SW 9th Pl. #4, Cape Coral, FL.
CHARGES: 16-002710 Sale of Heroin, Possession of Heroin, 16-003576 Sale of Heroin, Possession of Heroin, 16-004372 Trafficking in Heroin, Trafficking in Cocaine, Possession of Marijuana <20g, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon (2 counts)
ARRESTED: Joshua Michael Newland ,W/M, DOB: 9-27-1992, of 930 SW 34th St., Cape Coral, FL.
CHARGES: 16-002710 Sale of Heroin, Possession of Heroin, 16-004382 Possession of Cocaine, Possession of Heroin
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