'Spice' seized from 4 Hillsborough County businesses - WFLA News Channel 8

'Spice' seized from 4 Hillsborough County businesses

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HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY, FL (WFLA) -

The Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office capped off a month-long investigation into the sale of synthetic marijuana, or "spice", on Wednesday.

Deputies provided News Channel 8 with a breakdown of what they found and seized at each location:

Mobil Gas Station (Hillsborough County)

4002 Orient Road

Tampa, FL

Seized:

345 packets of Spice/synthetic marijuana

$230.00 in US Currency.

Make You Happy Food Store (city of Tampa)

7504 North Florida Ave.

Tampa, FL

Seized:

24 packets of Spice/synthetic marijuana

Sam's Smoke Shop (city of Tampa)

11612 North Nebraska Ave.

Tampa, FL

Seized:

40 packets of Spice/synthetic marijuana

24 packets of Bath Salts

Kwik Stop Food Store (city of Tampa)

6121 North Florida Ave.

Tampa, FL

Seized:

238 packets of Spice/synthetic marijuana

4.5 grams of Oxycodone (Trafficking) without prescription

50 tablets of Viagra without prescription

4 tablets of Cialis without prescription

$1,583.00 in US Currency

2012 Nissan Altima

Rossi .38 Caliber revolver (handgun)

The owner of that Kwik Stop, Mutaz Elbooz, was arrested and charged with armed trafficking in illegal drugs, possession of drug paraphernalia, and possession of drugs without a prescription.

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