Man arrested in boat burglary case

A 22-year-old Miami-Dade County man was arrested Monday for burglarizing Upper Keys boats from a personal watercraft.

Frank Alexander Pena was charged with burglary and larceny.

A resident on Rushton Lane in Tavernier reported two fishing rods and reels worth $900 were stolen from his docked boat on Sept. 1. Security footage showed a man on a personal watercraft approach the boat and take the fishing rods.

The Sheriff’s Office received a tip the personal watercraft was at a Key Largo residence. A man there identified the man on the personal watercraft as Pena. The man stated he got into an argument with Pena for stealing and that Pena returned to Miami-Dade County.

The man agreed to a search of the residence and the fishing rods were located as well as a cooler stolen in another burglary case.

Warrants were obtained for Pena’s arrest and he was booked into jail on Monday.


Man arrested for drug trafficking

A 43-year-old Big Pine Key man was arrested Monday for possession of a large amount of Fentanyl.

Christopher Allen Frazier was charged with trafficking in Fentanyl.

Frazier was arrested following an investigation by Detectives. He had 8.3 grams of Fentanyl in his possession.

Frazier was taken to jail.


Woman arrested on drug/gun charges

A 29-year-old Key West woman was arrested Monday following a traffic stop for possession of LSD, marijuana and a loaded firearm.

Megan Boone was charged with possession of a controlled substance, possession of marijuana and possession of a firearm while committing two felonies.

Bonne was stopped for having no tag light near Mile Marker 54 at approximately 8:20 p.m. The odor of marijuana was emitting from the vehicle and a subsequent search turned up .3 grams of LSD, 31.5 grams of marijuana and a loaded .38-caliber handgun.

Boone was taken to jail.

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