A search warrant was served this morning on a Tavernier residence. Detectives from the Monroe County Sheriff’s Office Special Investigations Unit, along with agents from the Drug Enforcement Administration served the warrant at 162 Jo Jean Way. Inside the residence detectives found 35 year old Richard Edward Thibeault.
The search turned up over 25 grams of marijuana, drug paraphernalia, over $1,100 - suspected proceeds from drug sales. Also found were over 12 grams of morphine (83 Pills), over five grams of Alprazolam (22 Pills), and two grams of Oxycodone (5 Pills). Thibeault was charged with possession of marijuana over 20 grams, possession of drug paraphernalia, trafficking of a controlled substance and possession of a controlled substance without a prescription.