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2 people arrested on multiple drug and gun charges

Pellicer and King are facing multiple drug charges
Pellicer and King are facing multiple drug charges

ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. – Police say they arrested 2 people Friday at a home on Third Avenue on multiple drug and gun charges.

The St. Johns County Special Investigation Unit issued a warrant for Wayne Pellicer, 39, in response to an investigation into drugs being sold from the home. Pellicer was arrested for the warrant and his bond was set for $100,000.

Police say they also arrested Crystal King, 28, for possession of heroin and paraphernalia.

Detectives found 15 individual bags of heroin on Pellicer. He faces additional charges of possession of heroin and paraphernalia and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.

Also found in the search was a .25-caliber handgun, several items of paraphernalia, a flat-screen TV used as part of a surveillance system and over $300 in cash, police said.