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Total weight of marijuana seized was 38 pounds with an estimated street value of $76,000 dollars.
Luis P. Quinones
3207 Ehrlich Road
- Trafficking in Marijuana
- Cultivation of Marijuana
- Own, Lease, or Rent for Purposes of Trafficking
- Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
In mid-January 2015, Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office, Special Investigation Division began investigating a Crime Stoppers complaint stating marijuana was possibly being grown at 3207 Ehrlich Road in Tampa. On January 27, 2015, HCSO detectives obtained and executed a search warrant at the residence and located one room converted for the sole purpose of cultivating marijuana.
Detectives recovered from inside the residence, twenty one (21) marijuana plants which were growing inside soil-filled pots along with equipment used in the cultivation process. Total weight of marijuana seized was 38 pounds with an estimated street value of $76,000 dollars.
TECO representatives responded to the residence and located an illegal meter connection that was providing unauthorized electrical power with an estimated theft of $8400.00
Luis P. Quinones was transported and booked into the Hillsborough County Orient Road Jail.