Drug Arrest at The Arbours
Madison County Sheriff Ben Stewart reports that on Wednesday the 23rd day of July 2014 at 11:15 am investigators from the Madison County Sheriff’s Office Drug Task Force received an anonymous complaint of a strong odor of marijuana coming from inside apartment 103 located in building 258 at 258 SW Arbors Circle. Investigators responded to the apartment and also detected the odor of marijuana emitting from inside the apartment. Investigators knocked on the door and made contact with a male subject identified as D Juan Whetsel. Whetsel opened the apartment door and stepped outside. Investigators detected a strong odor of marijuana on his person as well as the marijuana odor from the apartment.
Investigators received consent from Whetsel to search the apartment for marijuana. Upon searching the apartment investigators located several marijuana cigarettes along with a grinder and numerous small plastic baggies commonly used to package marijuana for sale. Whetsel admitted that the marijuana and paraphernalia belonged to him and admitted to smoking marijuana in the apartment earlier in the day. Whetsel was placed under arrest without incident and transported to the Madison County Jail.
Arrested: D Juan Whetsel 07/27/1988 258 SW Arbors Circle Apt # 103 Madison, FL 32340 1. Possession of Marijuana less 20 Grams 2. Possession of Drug Paraphernalia