Narcotics Operation results with felony arrest and confiscation of pills and cash

SARASOTA, Fla. – June 2, 2014 – 8:30 a.m.

On Wednesday, May 28, 2014, the Sarasota Police Department Narcotics Unit, with the assistance of the Intelligence Unit, conducted an undercover operation to purchase prescription pills from a known target in the 3500 block of South Tamiami Trail in Sarasota.

An undercover detective purchased 50 Oxycodone pills in exchange for $1,400 U.S. currency. The target of the investigation was arrested following the transaction. Detectives seized 7.9 grams of Oxycodone and 1 gram of Xanax.

Arrested:
Tera R. Rose W/F (07/20/1977) 1701 Livingstone Street, Sarasota
Felony Trafficking in a Controlled Substance 4-14 Grams (Oxycodone)
Felony Possession of a Controlled Substance With Intent to Sell/Deliver (Oxycodone)
Felony Possession of a Controlled Substance (Xanax)