COLLEGE FOOTBALL STAR: DRUG RINGLEADER & MASTERMIND"
Scott King was a college football
standout at Mars College in North Carolina. At 6’5 and 225 lbs of pure muscle,
he was a superstar on the gridiron. College attendance tripled when he played.
King was also the BMOC (Big
Man On Campus) who dated the prettiest girls and rolled in the most expensive
cars. King never went anywhere without a large bankroll and he was the life
of the party.
Classmates and college boosters
assumed that King would enter the NFL and put Mars College on the map. Depending
on who you talk to, King didn’t enter the draft or was overlooked because he
played for a small college. Everyone was disappointed, except King.
With his connections, King was
able to gain employment with high-end dealerships in the area. He learned the
ends and outs of the luxury car business.
He received financing and opened
up a dealership, he was also affiliated with a dealership in Atlanta called,
“404 Motor Sports.”
King featured Ferrari’s, Lamborghini’s,
Rovers, Rolls Royce’s, Mercedes Benz’s, Navigators, Escalades and BMW’s on his
He was often spotted around
down rolling in a different car for each day of the week, adorned in $5,000
tailored Italian suits, gators, and an assortment of bling.
King lived lavishly in an extravagant
mansion. When he wasn’t vacationing in exotic locales on private yachts, he
was hosting $1 million dollar parties in his mansion, populated by the ‘Black
He associated with professional
athletes and celebrities on a regular basis and his clientele were some of the
biggest names in hip-hop.
King came to the attention of
police when he was in a sophisticated drug ring by a low-level drug dealer in
Greenville, S.C. who was arrested by the DEA in 2004.
Investigators working the case
uncovered a drug ring, masterminded by Scott King. The ring moved significant
amounts of crack and powdered cocaine through the southeast.
Investigators were able to
track the operation all the way to a Atlanta dealership, “404 Motor Sports.”
Ten people were charged in
connection with the case, including Scott King, the ringleader.
All of the key players turned
themselves in except Scott King, who drove off in a white 500 series Mercedes
A King accomplice was recently
picked up in California. Cops think King may be there too.
King is charged with cocaine
distribution and money laundering.