SEMINOLE – Detectives assigned to the Pinellas County Sheriff’s Narcotics Division in a joint effort with the Largo Police Department arrested four Seminole residents Sept. 26 in connection to a meth lab operation in a mobile home park.
Detectives served a search warrant about 10 a.m. at the La Tropical Oaks Mobile Home Park, 5101 Seminole Blvd. Lot 19 in Seminole.
While serving the search warrant, detectives found trafficking amounts of Methamphetamine inside the mobile home along with precursor products from a meth lab. With the assistance of the DEA meth lab group, those products were removed from the mobile home.
George McClelland, 44, was charged with one count of trafficking in methamphetamine and one count of possession of methamphetamine. William Sansoucie, 59, was charged with one count of unlawful possession of listed chemicals.
Michael Bice, 50, and Sheila Stout, 47, were charged with one count of trafficking in methamphetamine and one count of unlawful possession of listed chemicals.
According to detectives, the investigation began several months ago in connection to a search warrant served by the Largo Police Department at another mobile home park in October 2012. Detectives assigned to the Narcotics Division conducted surveillance in the area of La Tropical Oaks Mobile Home Park before obtaining the search warrant.
Detectives also found a dog tied to a tree in the front yard of the mobile home. The dog named “Misty” was taken into custody by the Pinellas County Animal Control.