BRADENTON — A man was arrested on multiple charges after he was found with a large quantity of drugs at a motel, according to the Bradenton Police Department.
Mack Turner was arrested at 3 p.m. Wednesday at Royal Motel, 1526 14th St. W., Bradenton, after police executed a narcotic search warrant.
A large quantity of rock cocaine, powder cocaine, numerous baggies of marijuana packaged for sale, Alprazolam pills and drug paraphernalia were found, police reported.
Police reported more powder cocaine and drug paraphernalia was found in Turner’s wallet.
Turner has been charged with two counts of drug distribution, two counts of drug possession and use or possession of drug paraphernalia. Turner was being held on bonds totaling $31,000, according to the jail website.
The hotel owner and manager were told they could be charged with public nuisances because of ongoing criminal activity at the motel, according to the report.