Martin County Sheriff's arrest Anthony Turner and Malyk Goncalves for ramming cars, selling drugs

STUART, Fla. - Martin County Sheriff's Special Investigation Detectives arrested two Palm Beach County teenagers after a violent altercation following a drug buy Friday afternoon.

17-year-old Anthony Turner of West Palm Beach and 17-year-old Malyk Goncalves of Riviera Beach were taken into custody after the SUV they used for a drug transaction rammed three Martin County Sheriff's vehicles in a failed attempt to flee from detectives, according to the Martin County Sheriff's Office. 

It happened in the parking lot of McDonald's on Lost River Road in Stuart.

The suspected driver, Goncalves, hit one of the Special Investigations Detectives vehicle head on after traveling to Martin County from Palm Beach County specifically to sell crack cocaine, the Martin County Sheriff's Office says. 

Turner was charged with possession of cocaine and sale of cocaine within 1,000 feet of a park.

Goncalves was charged with sale of cocaine within 1,000 feet of a park, aggravated battery on a law enforcement officer and resisting arrest with violence. 

None of the detectives were injured. 


Comments