MIAMI (CBSMiami) – A 19-year-old Miami man was arrested Saturday morning in the Florida Keys after fleeing from police while reaching speeds greater than 100 mph on U.S. 1.
Monroe County Sheriff’s Office deputies said Calvin Charles LaRoche, 19, has been charged with fleeing and eluding, possession of cocaine, possession of synthetic cannabinoids, possession of drug paraphernalia, and fraud.READ MORE: Parkland Activist Dad Fred Guttenberg Joins Anti-Gun Group
Deputies had to use road spikes to stop LaRoche’s BMW near Mile Marker 91.READ MORE: Miami-Dade Public Schools Could Ease Mask Mandate By End Of Month
LaRoche was taken into custody without further incident.MORE NEWS: 'Ultimate World Cruise' To Depart From PortMiami In 2023
Police said they found about 3.3 grams of cocaine, a vape pen, a THC oil cartridge, and two fake IDs in his wallet.