Homestead - South Dade

Search warrant leads to 2 arrests, three grams of heroin

Athena Brown
Athena Brown

A man and woman were behind bars Wednesday night facing several drug-related charges after Miami-Dade police officers executed a narcotics search warrant in their Perrine home, according to police.

The search warrant was issued for 10121 W. Jessamine St. after the department’s Narcotics Bureau conducted an investigation regarding drug activity in the home, police said.

Arrested were Athena Brown, 28, and Cortavius Jamerson, 24. Police say Brown, who was holding an infant, attempted to lock the door and block officers from entering.

Police say they found three grams of heroin and other paraphernalia.

Carli Teproff: 305-376-3587, @CTeproff