JUST IN: St. Lucie drug bust yields 150 Xanax bars, one arrest


A 23-year-old man had 150 Xanax bars in his possession when he was arrested late Friday, the St. Lucie County Sheriff’s Office said.

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Jimmy Lee Kokkinaris remained in custody Saturday morning at the St. Lucie County jail with his bail set at $61,500. He faces two charges of possession of a controlled substance without a prescription and possession of more than 20 grams of marijuana.

Xanax bars are a segmented pill form of the anti-anxiety drug Alprazolam that can be broken into smaller doses.



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