LABELLE, FL. -- LaBelle auto repair shop owner Shradhanand Bhagwandin, 40 has been arrested by Lee County's Sheriffs Office of Special Investigations after an alleged agreement by Bhagwandin to buy a kilogram of cocaine from undercover deputies for $25,000.
Reportedly he was also willing to purchase two more kilograms in the next few weeks. Bhagwandin lives at 757 Bently Street in Lehigh Acres, Fl. and is charged with two 1st degree felony charges of cocaine traffic, and conspiracy to sell.
>He is in the Lee county jail under the reversed and mis-spelled name Bhagwandand Shradhanand with bond set at a total of $75,000. His next court date is February 23.
Quaility 1 Auto Care, Inc. on the corner of Hardee Street and State Road 80 in downtown LaBelle is listed under the name Shardhanand Bhagwandin, according to the Florida Secretary of State's records. The Hardee St. property is shown on Hendry property records, again names reversed as owned by Bhagwandin Shardhanand. He also owns 10 acres of land on F Road in LaBelle, purchased in 2006 for $140,000.