Daily Archives: December 20, 2013

Colombian drug kingpin and cohort extradited in New York heroin trafficking scheme

Millions of dollars in heroin smuggled in freight containers

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 extradition of SERGIO ZUILANNY GORDILLO JOYA (aka “ANDRES”), who faces kingpin charges for smuggling millions dollars of heroin bound for New York via the Port of Miami.

Early this morning, ANDRES, who was arrested on April 9, was transported from Buenos Aires, …