Palm Bay Woman Charged In Drug Bust

Palm Bay woman arrested on drug charges during search warrant.
Palm Bay woman arrested on drug charges during search warrant.

PALM BAY, Florida – The Palm Bay Police Department Swat Team executed a high-risk search warrant for the Palm Bay Police Department Special Investigation Unit on December 19 at approximately 9:30 a.m.

During a search of 1698 Sunnybrook Lane #G201 in Palm Bay, authorities found an unlocked safe containing plastic baggies with brown powdery substance(s), crystal-like substance(s) that tested positive for heroin, white rock-like substance(s), methamphetamine, and crack cocaine.

Also, the safe contained a drug ledger with $1,100, gloves, masks, a scale, a defense attorney card, a metal strainer, and a yellow metal chain.

Police arrested Princess Ikea Purvis, 22, and charged her with Heroin – Possession, Cocaine – Possession, Methamphetamine – Possession and Poss/Use Drug Paraphernalia.

Purvis was later transported to the Shapes County Jail and turned over to the Brevard County Sherriff’s office. Her bond is $6,500.

DISCLAIMER: Arrests and mugshots were made public by complaint affidavits, arrest affidavits, and police reports. All persons arrested are innocent until proven guilty.

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Scott Lee travels between Brevard County and Indian River County and has been writing for various publications for approximately 30 years. Lee also writes for Sebastian Daily covering Vero Beach and Florida news. Currently, he covers Palm Bay, West Melbourne, and the Melbourne area.
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