Man Accidentally Dials Police to Set Up Drug Buy
The Salt Lake Tribune via YellowBrix
March 25, 2011
SALT LAKE CITY – A wrong-number dial landed one man in jail for drug possession Wednesday afternoon.
The 30-year-old man was looking to purchase Oxycontin when he mistakenly called a police officer’s cellphone, Salt Lake City police said.
The officer made arrangements to meet the man near 2100 South and 700 East. The man had a pound of marijuana, scales and other paraphernalia with him when police arrested him, officials said.
He was booked into the Salt Lake County Jail on suspicion of multiple drug offenses.