arrest fordCENTRAL CITY, Ky. (11/22/13) — Text messages sent to the wrong number has resulted in a drug arrest of a Central City man.

Kentucky State Police Detecitve Brandon McPherson began an investigation after receiving information that a suspect had sent text messages to the wrong number attempting to sell pills. KSP arranged a meeting with the suspect at approximately 10:51 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 21 in the IGA parking lot in Central City.

McPherson charged Steven D. Ford, 21, with second degree trafficking controlled substance, first offense.

To anonymously report any type of suspected illegal drug activity, citizens can call the KSP toll-free drug tip hotline, 1 (800) DOPE-TIP. The hotline is answered 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

SurfKY News
Information provided by Stu Recke, Post 2

e-max.it: your social media marketing partner

LIKE SurfKY on Facebook - Click here to LIKE us now.

© Copyright 2015 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission. SurfKY News encourages you to share this story on social media.

Posted on 2/2/14
1 DOW 16,643.01
-11.76 (-0.07%)    
2 S&P 1,988.87
+1.21 (0.06%)    
3 NASDAQ 4,828.33
+15.62 (0.32%)    

Most Read This Week

August 24, 2015 11041

Teen Reports Slasher Attempted to Attack Him on…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
August 24, 2015 6124

Alleged Burglar Calls 911 to Report Fire

by SurfKY News
August 24, 2015 5059

UPDATE: Four Dead, Two Survive Boating Accident

by SurfKY News
August 27, 2015 4597

All is Well after MNHHS Lockdown

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
August 24, 2015 4266

MPD Coducting Sobriety Checkpoints

by SurfKY News

Most Read This Month

August 06, 2015 16164

Muhlenberg Woman Reportedly Suffers Violent…

by SurfKY News
August 24, 2015 11041

Teen Reports Slasher Attempted to Attack Him on…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News

Stories Trending Now

August 29, 2015 1651

'He Fought the Law ... but, the Law Won'

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
August 29, 2015 1132

UK Part of First Study on Marijuana Compound…

by SurfKY News
August 29, 2015 1046

All Occasions Formals to Host Celebration to…

by Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director
August 29, 2015 1003

Happenings, Meetings Listed for Following Week

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
August 29, 2015 813

Kentucky State Park Camping Deal Offered in…

by SurfKY News
August 29, 2015 804

UK Student Gaming System to Support Learning for…

by SurfKY News
August 29, 2015 637

Police Searching for Suspect for Attempted ATM…

by SurfKY News
August 29, 2015 381

Keeping the Faith - 'The Wisdom to Wait'

by SurfKY News
August 29, 2015 351

Hooked on Science - 'Inertia Antenna'

by SurfKY News
August 29, 2015 175

New High Traction Coating Aimed at Reducing Wet…

by SurfKY News