Second high intensity drug bust results in 49 arrests in Martin County

The second high intensity drug bust in Martin County yields in 49 arrests over a two day period.

According to the Martin County Sheriff’s Office, deputies focused on a busy stretch of roadway located near Highway 710 in Indiantown the first week in March.

Deputies say out of the 49 arrests, 36 resulted in felonies, and 27 were misdemeanor charges.

The interdiction effort resulted in the seizure of unique varieties of drugs moving through the area.

These drugs included:

  • 1 gram of LSD
  • Alprazolam 34 pills
  • Adderall 1 pill
  • MDMA 26 pills
  • Oxycodone 2 pills
  • LSD 1g (70-doses)
  • Cocaine 6.8g
  • Psilocybin Mushrooms 20.8g
  • Cannabis 243g

The MCSO utilized federal and regional law enforcement including the MC Special Investigations Division, narcotics detectives, K-9 and aviation units, criminal interdiction team, marine unit, warrants, criminal investigations division, uniform road patrol, corrections department, and dispatch.