Lee County gang member arrested in drug bust


LEHIGH ACRES, Fla. A 36-year-old man was arrested in a drug bust Friday on Pinafore Avenue, the Lee County Sheriff’s Office said.

Documented Latin King member Alejo Guerrero, of Estero, faces several federal drug related and firearm charges, deputies said.

The Lee County Sheriff’s Office Gang Unit, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms, the Special Operations Unit and East District Patrol executed a search warrant at 430 Pinafore Avenue, deputies said.

Detectives seized a total of over two ounces of cocaine, four firearms including three handguns and an AK-47 rifle and a bulletproof vest, deputies said.

Guerrero has had over 20 prior arrest charges and is currently on state probation, deputies said.

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