Wanted Florida woman on probation for selling fentanyl found hiding inside couch, sheriff says

A wanted woman in Florida lost a game of hide-and-seek Tuesday night, and officers captured her hiding inside a couch, authorities said.

Stacey Asher, 39, had been on the run from Citrus County authorities since early November, according to the Citrus County Sheriff’s Office.

Asher is suspected of violating his probation by selling fentanyl and illegally using a two-way communication device, according to the sheriff’s office.

Authorities shared a photo of a deputy pulling Usher from inside the couch as he tried to hide under a cushion.

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Deputies found Asher trying to hide under a couch cushion Tuesday night in Citrus County, Florida. (Citrus County Sheriff’s Office)

After Asher’s arrest, the Sheriff’s Office arrested him on a “warrant of the week.” Social media page. It is unclear how Usher violated his probation.

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Stacey Asher allegedly violated her probation by selling fentanyl and illegally using a two-way communication device. (Citrus County Sheriff’s Office)

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Asher is a convicted felon in Citrus, Manatee and Pasco counties. FOX35 Orlando This was reported to the authorities.

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She also has a criminal history that includes fraud, grand theft and obtaining property through fraudulent checks, the report said.



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