Metro police arrest man picking up package with 323 doses of ecstasy

(Courtesy: Metro Nashville Police Department)

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – Metro police have arrested a 29-year-old man after he allegedly ordered drugs from Europe.

Daniel Tepaske, 29, was charged after picking up a package containing 323 doses of ecstasy.

While searching his residence on Dellway Drive, detectives found 18.6 ounces of marijuana, 326 Xanax pills, 43 doses of LSD, 146 grams of hallucinogenic mushrooms, 586 doses of ecstasy, and a handgun.

Tepaske was charged with unlawful gun possession during the commission of a felony drug offense and three counts of drug possession for resale.

The investigation was a joint effort by Metro police Specialized Investigations Division Narcotics detectives, U.S. Department of Homeland Security Investigations, and U.S. Postal Inspectors.

Detectives believe he has been ordering drugs from international sources for a long time.

He is being held in lieu of $325,000 bond.

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