Daily Archives: March 6, 2013

Drug kingpin and eight others indicted for smuggling millions of dollars in heroin from Colombia to New York City

BRIDGET G. BRENNAN, New York City’s Special Narcotics Prosecutor, BRIAN R. CROWELL, Special Agent in Charge of the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration’s New York Field Division (DEA), New York City Police Commissioner RAYMOND W. KELLY and JOSEPH A. D’AMICO, Superintendent of the New York State Police, announced today the indictment of nine drug traffickers for distributing Colombian heroin in New York City. The head of the New York organization, CRUZ AGUAVIVA-DONE, is charged with three counts of Operating as a Major Trafficker under New York State’s kingpin statute. During the course of the nine-month investigation, agents seized eight kilos of …