Man Accused Of Using His PlayStation 4 To Sell Cocaine

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Man Accused Of Using His PlayStation 4 To Sell Cocaine

Last month, the FBI got in touch with Sony and requested information on a PlayStation 4 user who it’s alleged has been using the PlayStation Network to sell cocaine at “$US34,000 ($49,701) per kilogram”.

As Motherboard report, the request came in the form of a search warrant filed on October 22, which was asking Sony for any and all details the company had on Curtis Alexander, who was on the PSN as Speedola20.

The FBI learned about Alexander’s alleged activities thanks to an informant, who they later used as part of a sting operation which involved purchasing 100 grams of cocaine after communicating with the suspect over both audio chat and the PSN’s messaging service.

There’s no record of what game Alexander was supposed to have been playing with the informant, nor of whether Sony even responded to the request, but the warrant does include excerpts of text conversations that the FBI had already got hold of, like:

Informant: “You by the game, yo arse talk about me.”

Suspect: “N—— I been on the game u the 1 ain’t been on.”

You can read the full document here.

 

Comments

  • What an idiot that man is using his PS4 to sell 100 grams of cocaine worth around $34,000 US dollars for that I say his gaming days for selling cocaine are over and now what’s he going to get for Christmas spending Christmas time behind iron bars that’s what he’s going to get for Christmas.
    He needs to learn the hard way that selling cocaine on your PS4 can lead to hard time behind bars.

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