Undercover Cop Works at Burger King to Catch Criminals

2 employees arrested on drug charges
By Evann Gastaldo,  Newser Staff
Posted Sep 22, 2016 2:33 PM CDT
Undercover Cop Works at Burger King to Catch Criminals
   (AP Photo/Nick Ut, File)

In what sounds like the set-up for a pretty fun movie, a Maryland cop went undercover as a Burger King employee in order to catch two workers at the fast-food restaurant dealing drugs. Police got a complaint that BK employees were selling drugs in the restaurant's parking lot, so an officer actually applied for a job there and, after his application was successful, he was able to buy drugs "several" times from his new colleagues, 23-year-old Tommy Lee Miller and 28-year-old Jonathan Brook Moser, police say. Both are now facing various drug-related charges, the Frederick News-Post reports. (Read more weird crimes stories.)

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