South Fort Myers Narcotics Bust

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Friday, May 11, 2018

On Friday, May 11, 2018 the Lee County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Unit concluded a narcotics investigation into known drug dealer Julio Ceasar Rodriguez (DOB 5/08/68). During the investigation, undercover detectives were able to purchase crack cocaine from Rodriguez at his residence, located at 7535 Morgan Road in San Carlos Park. Information gathered by detectives revealed Rodriguez was a convicted felon and was recently observed carrying a firearm. A search warrant for Rodriguez’s residence was issued and with the assistance of the Lee County Sheriff’s Office Special Operations Unit, Rodriguez was taken into custody. When Rodriguez was arrested he was in possession of a firearm and several rounds of ammunition.

Based on the investigation, Rodriguez was placed under arrest and charged with the following:
1) Sale of Cocaine
2) Possession of Cocaine (2 counts)
3) Possession of Controlled Substance (Clonazepam)
4) Felon in Possession of Ammo / Firearm (2 counts)

Rodriguez, Julio