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A drug house has been operating 315 feet from Largo High School, police say

Police said a man was dealing meth and heroin out of the home.
Robert Nathaniel Bacon, 54, left, was arrested on a felony charge of operating a drug house in addition to a charge of methamphetamine possession.
Martin Skelly, 41, was arrested on multiple drug charges, including possessing and selling methamphetamine and heroin with 1,000 feet of a school.
Robert Nathaniel Bacon, 54, left, was arrested on a felony charge of operating a drug house in addition to a charge of methamphetamine possession. Martin Skelly, 41, was arrested on multiple drug charges, including possessing and selling methamphetamine and heroin with 1,000 feet of a school. [ Pinellas County Sheriff's Office ]
Published Feb. 17, 2020

Two men have been arrested in connection with what police describe as a drug house that was operating just 315 feet from Largo High school.

The arrests were made Thursday at the home at 425 Fifth Ave. NE.

Robert Nathaniel Bacon, was arrested on a felony charge of operating a drug house in addition to a charge of methamphetamine possession.

Martin Skelly, 41, was arrested on multiple drug charges, including possessing and selling methamphetamine and heroin with 1,000 feet of a school.

The arrests were made after undercover investigations, arrest reports state.

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Bacon was booked at the Pinellas County jail, then was released after he posted $7,000 bail, records show. Bail for Skelly was set at $163,000. He was still being held at the jail Monday.