Port St. Lucie woman arrested after “shooting-up” heroin in the bathroom of a 7-Eleven
On February 22, 2017 at around 11:45 pm, Port St. Lucie Police arrested Amanda Jean Bello and Alexandra Jean Graham. They were arrested for possession heroin, possession of cocaine, and possession of drug paraphernalia.
On February 22, 2017 at around 11:45 pm, a Port St. Lucie police officer was in the 7-Eleven located at 1651 NW St. Lucie West Boulevard. While in the store the officer heard load groaning and banging coming from the women’s bathroom. The officer asked the person to come out of the bathroom and that is when she encountered Bello. Bello was acting erratic and was incoherent while talking to the officer. The officer then checked inside the bathroom and found an empty syringe behind the toilet.
Police learned that Bello came to the 7-Eleven with her friend, Graham, who led police to Bello’s car, which was in the parking lot. Inside the car police found two bags containing heroin, glass pipes, a spoon with dried heroin, needles with heroin residue, and other paraphernalia. Police also located a purse belong to both Bello and Graham inside the car. The purse contained both of their identifications along with heroin and cocaine.
Bello and Graham were arrested and taken to the St. Lucie County Jail for booking.