Old Town Man Arrested For Selling Morphine Pills

MEDIA RELEASE   Date:                April 28, 2011 Time:                8:30 AM   On April 27, 2011 the Levy County Sheriff’s Office Drug Task Force & Chiefland Police Department arrested Robert Daniel Jones for sale of morphine, 2 counts of possession of morphine and possession of imitation marijuana which is a controlled substance.   Jones agreed to meet a confidential source and sell 100 morphine pills for $1,000.00.  The drug deal occurred in the City of Chiefland at the Tattoo Parlor in the Old Levy County Complex.    Jones sold 10 morphine pills for $200.00 and he was immediately arrested without incident.  During the investigation, Jones had one morphine pill in his pocket and 12 grams of K2 (imitation marijuana).  The morphine pills were 100 milligrams pills.   Defendant:   Robert Daniel Jones 380 NE 790th Street Old Town, Fl W/M, 04/07/1980       ###


Major Evan Sullivan
Levy County Sheriff's Office
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