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Can a Landlord evict due to a tenent being arrested for drug charges?

North Fort Myers, FL |
Filed under: Landlord-tenant

The tenent has not paid rent in two months now, (he pays by the week). He recently got arrested for drugs, and is also a registered sex offender.

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  1. Since he has not paid rent that is sufficient cause to evict. The other issues may depend on the lease, but you only need one valid reason to evict.

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