Brothers in car traveling 81 mph arrested with gun and drugs

K’hn Semaj Oliver

Two brothers in a car traveling 81 miles per hour were arrested with a gun and drugs early Sunday morning in Wildwood.

K’hn Semaj Oliver, 18, of Belleview, had been at the wheel of a gray Dodge Charger at 12:10 a.m. traveling east on State Road 44 between County Road 44A and County Road 219, according to an arrest report from the Sumter County Sheriff’s Office. The vehicle was captured on radar traveling at 81 miles per hour in a 60 mph zone.

When a deputy approached the vehicle, he immediately smelled the strong odor of marijuana.

James Lee Oliver

Law enforcement personnel found in the car a .45-caliber Glock handgun, Hydrocodone tablets, two bags containing nearly 100 grams of marijuana and 12.6 grams of Ecstasy/MDMA. A digital scale and a box of sandwich bags were also located in the car, “consistent with the sale of narcotics,” the report said.

K’hn Oliver was arrested on charges of selling marijuana and possession of drug equipment. He was booked at the Sumter County Detention Center and released after posting $3,000 bond.

His brother, 20-year-old James Lee Oliver, of Ocala, was arrested on charges of carrying a concealed weapon, drug trafficking, selling marijuana and possession of drug equipment. His bond was set at $48,500.