PUNTA GORDA, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's Narcotics Unit detectives arrested three drug dealers Wednesday at the Charlotte County Jail, all stemming from separate undercover drug buys involving sale of Methamphetamine or Morphine.
Jason Scott Hine, 29, of 458 Cypress Avenue, was charged with Sale and Delivery of Morphine, Possession of Morphine, and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. The drug buy took place July 13 with undercover detectives. Hine was arrested at the jail where he’s been since July 22 on unrelated charges. Hine is a convicted felon with 11 bookings; he remains in jail on no bond.
Adam James Shartle, 27, of 3681 Lundale Avenue, was also arrested at the County Jail where he’s been since Aug. 8 on multiple unrelated charges. Shartle is charged with Sale of a Non-Controlled Substance in Lieu of a Controlled Substance. He sold fake Methamphetamine to an undercover detective on July 24, which is a felony. Shartle has been booked into the County Jail 16 times; he remains in jail on no bond.
Angela Nicole Yawn, 27, of 22545 Blanchard Avenue, was also arrested at the County Jail on charges stemming from two previous Methamphetamine drug sales. She was charged with Sale and Delivery of Methamphetamine, Possession of Methamphetamine, and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia for a July 31 sale to detectives. She was also charged for an Aug. 3 sale of fake Meth to undercover detectives on the felony charge of Sale of a Non-Controlled Substance in Lieu of a Controlled Substance. Yawn remains in jail on no bond; she has been booked into the County Jail 12 times.
Anyone with knowledge of illegal drug activity is asked to please call the CCSO Narcotics Unit at 941-575-2157, or Crime Stoppers at 800-780-TIPS (8477).