Major David Harper of the Madison County Sheriff’s Office reports that on Monday July 8, 2019 at 3:30 p.m., Drug Task Force Investigators observed two suspicious males in the parking lot of the Deerwood Inn Motel located at the interchange of Interstate 10 and State Road 53 South.
One of the men was recognized by DTF Investigators as Abel Guerra of Perry Florida. Guerra is known by the Task Force investigators from a previous drug investigation.
During contact with Guerra investigators learned that Guerra had an active arrest warrant issued from Taylor County.
As investigators attempted to arrest Guerra, he resisted by fleeing on foot. Investigators were able to apprehend Guerra within a short distance. During the arrest a plastic bag containing a large amount of Crystal Methamphetamine was located in Guerra’s pocket along with a smoking glass pipe.
Guerra was arrested and transported to the Madison County Jail without further incident.
Abel Salazar Guerra
Perry, FL 32348
1. Trafficking in Methamphetamine
2. Resist Officer without Violence
3. Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
4. Out of County Warrant