Jasper Harrison, a marijuana farmer in Florida thought police he finally caught him when he heard a helicopter flying over his marijuana grow house near Orlando, Florida. So Jasper decide to turn himself in. He called 911. He told the dispatch operator, “I’m the guy they’re looking for.”
Yet police were not looking for him. And the helicopter was from a television station and not the police station. It was flying around for an unrelated story.
Jasper, who was found in a locked storage unit feared getting shot when he opened the door. So he called police and told them he would come out peacefully. He even told them where he was.Police responded there and removed a paranoid Harrison.
Harrison was charged with drug crimes including cultivation of marijuana and possession with the intent to distribute. He was released from a Florida jail.
Sometimes police officer have to work very hard to build a case and make an arrest and sometimes they get lucky. You can figure which one this is.
Patrick Donovan is a Massachusetts criminal attorney. Attorney Donovan is a former prosecutor who has appeared in over fifty courts in Massachusetts. Attorney Donovan represents people charged with felonies and misdemeanor crimes.