SARASOTA, FL. – July 13, 2017 – 1:30 p.m.
On Friday, July 7, 2017, the Sarasota Police Department Narcotics Unit, SWAT Team, Patrol Division and Street Crimes Unit executed a search warrant at 1738 23rd Street, Sarasota. The search warrant was conducted after reports of drug sales were reported by residents in the neighborhood.
· 165 grams of marijuana
· 33.7 grams of cocaine
· 51 oxycodone pills
· 7 morphine pills
· Gun magazine with ammunition
· Storage/cargo trailer
Donnie Brinson, 26, of Bradenton, was on the property at the time of the search warrant. Officers located approximately 60 grams of marijuana in the vehicle, $437.25 in U.S. currency on Brinson and a small digital scale.
1738 23rd Street is located 400 feet from an Early Learning Center. Brinson was charged with Possession of Marijuana with Intent to sell within 1000 feet of a school (felony) and Possession of Paraphernalia (misdemeanor).
This investigation continues pending results of latent evidence collected from the various items seized. Additional charges for other individuals are possible.