Wanted subject found in hotel
On March 17, Indian River County deputies arrested Andrew Jones Jr., 30, on outstanding warrants for the sale and possession of cocaine.
Mr. Jones was wanted as part of an investigation conducted by the Multi-Agency Criminal Enforcement Unit, which led to six search warrants, four arrests and seven arrest warrants on Feb. 28.
According to records, deputies received a tip that Jones was hiding in the Knights Inn motel on 20th Street in Vero Beach.
After attempting to make contact, deputies used a door-breeching battering ram, breaking the window to the room.
He was arrested and transported to the county jail.
Another person in the room, Nicholas Chandler, 24, was arrested for obstructing justice.
-- Information provided by law enforcement and fire rescue records.