Search Warrant Results in several arrests & seizure of cash, cocaine and pills

SARASOTA, Fla. – February 20, 2015 – 11:30 a.m.

On Thursday, February 19, 2015, the Sarasota Police Department Street Crimes and Narcotics Units concluded an investigation into drug sales at 1250 34th Street, Sarasota.  The Sarasota Police Department’s SWAT team assisted in the investigation by facilitating the service of a search warrant at that location.

"We are happy that we have eradicated another drug house and returned this quiet, North Sarasota neighborhood to normalcy.  We will continue to fight crime and continue to keep the City of Sarasota a safe place to live and work,” said Sergeant Demetri Konstantopoulos, Sarasota Police Department Street Crimes Unit.

$1,844 in U.S. currency was seized along with approximately 50 pieces of rock cocaine (7 grams), 11 baggies of powder cocaine, 2.8 grams of Dilaudid and 3.9 grams of Xanax.

The following subjects were arrested:

  • Calvin E. Butler, 42
    1250 34th Street
    Sarasota,  FL  

    Charges

  • Possession of Rock Cocaine with intent to sell within 1000 feet of a church

  • Possession of Dilaudid

  • Possession of Xanax

  • Violation of Probation

  • Driving with a Suspended License (Habitual Traffic Offender)

  • Calvin Butler’s criminal history includes 33 felony charges with 17 convictions and 41 misdemeanor charges with 29 convictions.  Butler was also one of 33 individuals arrested during SRQ Cartel II

Calvin E. Butler, 42 1250 34th Street Sarasota,  FL  

Calvin E. Butler, 42
1250 34th Street
Sarasota,  FL  


Ryan N. Keeley, 30 1250 34th Street Sarasota,  FL Charges Possession of Dilaudid Possession of  Drug Paraphernalia Ryan Keeley’s criminal history includes 12 felony charges with 3 felony convictions

Ryan N. Keeley, 30
1250 34th Street
Sarasota,  FL

Charges

Possession of Dilaudid

Possession of  Drug Paraphernalia

Ryan Keeley’s criminal history includes 12 felony charges with 3 felony convictions