FORT WALTON BEACH – A 15-year-old Destin boy was arrested after officers searching his hotel room found a lock box with the boy’s drugs inside.
Fort Walton Beach Police Department officers were tipped off to the lock box when they found a key on the boy. He gave them permission to open the box, where they found 10 baggies of marijuana and two baggies with white rectangular bars of a controlled substance.
He was charged with possession of a controlled substance and knowingly selling prescription pills.
During a search of the same hotel room, officers found a plastic bag under a 19-year-old Crestview man’s backside. He had been sitting on just over 15 grams of marijuana, officers determined.
He was also charged with possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia.