Search Warrant Results in Possession of Cocaine and Illegal Firearm Possession Arrest
On January 23, 2020, The Melbourne Police Departments Special Investigations Unit (with assistance from: Melbourne SWAT, the Melbourne Community Response Team, and Patrol) served a search warrant on a residence located at 2408 Grant St. Detectives began an investigation into sales of narcotics after receiving community complaints. During the investigation it was determined that crack cocaine was being sold from the residence.
Detectives located the following inside the home: 19.1 grams of Cocaine, a 9mm semi-automatic handgun, and a .223 caliber assault rifle – both were stolen firearms. These items were seized as evidence. One suspect was arrested for possession of cocaine and possession of ammunition by a convicted felon. Two other subjects at the residence were arrested for active warrants.
Christopher A. English - DOB 10/14/1981
Possession of Cocaine
Possession of Ammunition by a Convicted Felon
Parker S. Crumpler - DOB 03/28/1990
Felony warrant from Osceola County
Zaniyah I. Henry – DOB 10/01/2001
FTA warrant from Brevard County
The Melbourne Police Department is investigating this incident. If you have any information, please call Crimeline: 1-800-423-TIPS (8477).