MENU
component-ddb-728x90-v1-01-desktop

Undercover Martin County detectives nab suspected drug dealers

Narcotics detectives arrested 23-year old Alexus Johnson and 21-year old Ronald Nelson of Palm Beach County during an undercover sting. Image Courtesy: Martin County Sheriff's Office.

Investigators say two suspected drug dealers from Palm Beach County came up short in an effort to expand their trade in Martin County.

The Sheriff's Office arrested 23-year-old Alexus Johnson and 21-year-old Richard Nelson in an undercover sting.

Authorities said the two sold heroin, cocaine and hydrocodone to undercover narcotics detectives posing as drug buyers.

Investigators seized the drugs, $3800 in cash and a Dodge Challenger.

Johnson is facing charges of selling cocaine within 1000 feet of a park or school, possession of heroin and possession of hydrocodone. Nelson is facing charges of selling cocaine within 1000 feet of a park or school.

Trending