Melbourne Police, BCSO and DEA Agents Bust Suspected Drug Dealer, Seize Firearms and Drugs
By Space Coast Daily // April 2, 2022
Curtis Tyrone Johnson, 34, arrested after search warrant on Williams Street in south Melbourne
BREVARD COUNTY • MELBOURNE, FLORIDA –Law enforcement officials arrested Curtis Tyrone Johnson, 34, on Friday, March 25 after conducting a search warrant at 527 and 524 Williams Street in south Melbourne.
Melbourne Police Lt. Ryan Schorer said that the MPD Special Investigation Unit, along with assistance from the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office SWAT, MPD SWAT, MPD K-9 Brutus, and agents from the local DEA and FBI offices, executed the search warrant which was obtained in connection to a “community complaint of ongoing illegal drug sales from the residence.”
“The operation resulted in a total of 1.04 kilograms of synthetic MDMA (Mollie), 203 grams of methamphetamines, 61.9 grams of cocaine, 23.9 grams of heroin, 122 grams of marijuana, 1 ATP semi-automatic rifle with a fully loaded drum magazine, 1 Glock 22 pistol, and $7,000 in U.S. currency being seized from the two properties,” said Lt. Schorer.
Johnson was charged with numerous crimes, including Armed trafficking Methamphetamine (203 grams), Armed trafficking MDMA (Mollie) (212 grams), Armed trafficking Cocaine (58.9 grams), Possession of Methamphetamine with intent/sell (while armed), Possession of MDMA with intent/sell (while armed), Possession of Cocaine with intent/sell (while armed), Possession of Methamphetamine Possession of MDMA, Possession of Cocaine, Possession of Cannabis, Possession of firearm by a convicted felon, Possession of ammunition by a convicted felon and Unlicensed firearm.