7 Arrested In Marijuana Grow Operation

On June 3, 2014, deputies executed a court authorized search warrant for 17304 Lynndan Drive in Lutz. Deputies discovered a marijuana grow operation.

Seven suspects were inside the residence. All seven suspects were arrested and transported to Orient Road Jail.

Those arrested are 49 year old Juan Carlos Rodriguez of Naples, 24 year old Armando Gabriel Amador Prado of Miami, 46 year old Vladimir Hernandez of Tampa, 26 year old Roriel Bores Lugo of Lutz, 35 year old Roniel Pantusasarabia of Tampa, 53 year old Felix Andre Perez of Tampa and 42 year old Tarafa Rafael Lorenzo of Miami.

Deputies seized 680 lbs. marijuana with an estimated street value of $1,360,000.00.