The Sheriff’s Office made several drug arrests Tuesday.
Special Investigations detectives went to Looe Key Tiki Bar at 5:15 p.m. to serve arrest warrants on two employees. 18 year old Tristan Vergara, who was wanted on three outstanding warrants for sale of marijuana and 36 year old Phillip Pinkerman was wanted on two outstandijng warrants for sale of cocaine.
When the two were placed under arrest, they were found to be in possession of illegal substances and drug paraphernalia. Pinkerman had a small amount of marijuana. Vergara had several individual packages of cocaine hidden in two cigarette packages. Items of paraphernalia were also found that belonged to both of the men.
Pinkerman was further charged with possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia and Vergara was charged with possession of cocaine with intent to sell, possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia. They were both booked into jail.