Thursday, April 10, 2014
Man arrested for shipped pot

A Boot Key Harbor resident was arrested Saturday after he received a FedEx package containing marijuana, according to the Monroe County Sheriff's Office.

David Stegemeier, 58, was charged with felony possession of marijuana.

FedEx contacted authorities after received a package addressed to Stegemeier that smelled of marijuana, reports say. Sheriff's Office detectives then met with Stegemeier at the marina with the package and he agreed to open it. Inside was about an ounce and half of marijuana inside a cereal box, reports say.

Stegemeier was taken to Monroe County Detention Center in Marathon.