Vero Lakes Estates, across the lake from the 9000 block of 87th Street, had a wildfire on March 26. The Indian River County Fire Rescue handled the fire, and the Florida Forest Service is investigating.
Search warrant yields, drugs, guns and an arrest
Detectives from Indian River County's Multi Agency Criminal Enforcement Unit concluded a three-month investigation yesterday when a search warrant was served in the 9000 block of Verona Circle in Vero Beach.
Responding to complains by neighbors and anonymous tips, the search revealed methylone, marijuana, a pistol, a shotgun, ammunition and more than $1,200 cash.
The suspect Omar Outten was arrested and charged with possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, possession of methylone with the intent to distribute and possession of less than 20 grams of marijuana.
-- Information provided by local law enforcement and fire rescue.