On Thursday, April 18, 2019, the Lee County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Unit conducted search warrants at three locations in North Fort Myers. Subsequently, five people were arrested with numerous narcotics charges.
At approximately 9 a.m., the Narcotics Unit executed a search warrant at 2000 North Tamiami Trail, Unit 131, North Fort Myers. An investigation occurred prior to the execution of the search warrant that led Narcotics Detectives to the location. Detectives found .5 grams of Fentanyl and 1.4 grams of Crystal Meth, along with multiple needles and a scale inside the unit. Lora Diseveria (DOB 03-07-84) was arrested and charged with two counts of Possession of a Controlled Substance, and one count of Sell Opium/Derivative 1000 feet from a park.
At approximately 2 p.m., the Narcotics Unit executed a search warrant at 3350 Marianatown Lane, Unit 132, North Fort Myers. A traffic stop on two vehicles leaving the location occurred prior to the execution of the search warrant.
The first traffic stop was conducted and the driver was found to have illegal narcotics in the vehicle, including 174.3 grams of Methamphetamine. Alexis Paredes (DOB 04-24-88) was arrested and charged with one count of Possession of Methamphetamine over 14 grams.
The second traffic stop was conducted and detectives found illegal narcotics inside the vehicle; including .27 grams of Fentanyl, 24.64 grams of Methamphetamine, .2 grams of cocaine, and a crack pipe. Oscar Gamez (10-11-80) was arrested and charged with one count of Possession of a Controlled Substance without a Prescription and one count of Trafficking Methamphetamine. Jennifer Rouan (DOB 10-19-83) was arrested and charged with one count of Possession of Cocaine.
At approximately 6:30 p.m., the Narcotics Unit executed a search warrant at 13020 North Cleveland Avenue, Room 121, North Fort Myers. A traffic stop was conducted on the occupant of the room, which led to a search warrant. Detectives discovered a total of 11.55 grams of Fentanyl, 30.74 grams of Heroin, 2.99 grams of Methamphetamine, 7.93 grams of 40mg Methadone pills, (3) Suboxone strips, along with miscellaneous drug paraphernalia. Michael Larson (DOB 05-05-74) was arrested and charged with one count of Drug Trafficking in Fentanyl 4 grams or more, one count of Trafficking Heroin and two counts of Possession of a Controlled Substance without a Prescription.