Man looking to buy and sell drugs mistakenly texts MCSO's narcot - Fox29 WFLX TV, West Palm Beach, FL-news & weather

Man looking to buy and sell drugs mistakenly texts MCSO's narcotics captain; gets arrested

MARTIN COUNTY, Fla. - A Florida man looking to buy and sell drugs mistakenly texted the wrong number, reaching Martin County Sheriff's Office narcotics captain.

29-year-old William Lamberson of Port St Lucie wanted a 'hook up' for drugs when he began texting, thinking he was texting his friends, officials say.

Lamberson continued texting his 'hook up' and eventually a controlled cocaine transaction was underway.

The suspect thought he was meeting his 'hook up' on September 1st to sell some cocaine, when he was greeted by Martin County Sheriff's narcotics detectives.

Lamberson was arrested and charged with possession of cocaine with intent to sell.

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