Detectives seize 57 grams of marijuana

St. Johns County Sheriff David B. Shoar reported to Historic City News that a 49-year old St. Johns County man has been arrested on drug charges this morning following the execution of a search warrant at his home.

Phillip Wayne Duff, who resides at 6429 Pine Circle West, was arrested and charged with possession of more than 20 grams of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia. He remains in the St. Johns County Detention Facility in lieu of $5,500 bond.

Detectives with the Sheriff’s Office Special Investigations Unit obtained a search warrant for the home following an anonymous complaint and investigation into alleged narcotics at that home.

Detectives arrived at the residence at 7:00 a.m. this morning and served the warrant.

Detectives seized nearly 57 grams of cannabis; several used cannabis cigarettes, glass pipes with marijuana residue and a digital scale.

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