Melbourne Police Department News

Press Enter to show all options, press Tab go to next option

Drug Search Warrant

Post Date:01/11/2019 9:24 AM


CASE# MP180082010

Event: Drug Search Warrant

Date/Time of Event: January 10, 2019 @ 10:45AM

Location of Event: 2618 Lowell Cir, Melbourne

In an ongoing effort to quell drug related crimes in the City of Melbourne, the Melbourne Police Department Special Investigations Unit along with the department SWAT team conducted a search warrant operation at 2618 Lowell Cir. This operation was conducted at the conclusion of an approximately two month investigation that was initiated due to community complaints into drug activity at this residence.

Five individuals, two of which were arrested, were located inside the home when the operation took place. Below are the items seized from the residence;
4.0 grams of Heroin
10.4 grams of Methamphetamine
9.3 grams of MDMA
Lorazepam .5mg
Numerous items of drug paraphernalia
1 handgun

The below subjects were arrested:
Derek L Strickland
2618 Lowell Cir, Melbourne 
Trafficking in Heroin
Poss of Methamphetamine
Poss of Heroin
Poss of MDMA
Poss of Drug Paraphernalia

Robert S James
2618 Lowell Cir, Melbourne
Poss of Methamphetamine
Poss of MDMA

Return to full list >>