Daily Archives: May 20, 2013

Over $2 million in heroin and crystal meth and one firearm seized from drug trafficking trio

BRIDGET G. BRENNAN, New York City’s Special Narcotics Prosecutor, and JOSEPH A. D’AMICO, Superintendent of the New York State Police, announced today the indictment of three drug traffickers on charges stemming from the seizure of 4.5 kilos of heroin (approximately 10 lbs.) and 4 kilos of methamphetamine (approximately 9 lbs.).

The New York State Police Special Investigations Unit (NYSP SIU) seized the narcotics after investigators observed the trio hand off a bag containing three kilos of heroin (6.6 lbs.) in the Bronx on April 9. Investigators had followed the defendants by car from a drug stash house in Corona, Queens.…