Daily Archives: April 23, 2015

Five indicted in international narcotics and kidnapping conspiracy: Mexican source of supply

Investigation leads to seizure of over 30 pounds of heroin, cocaine and $835,000 cash

Bridget G. Brennan, New York City’s Special Narcotics Prosecutor, James J. Hunt, Special Agent in Charge of the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration’s New York Division (DEA), New York City Police Commissioner William J. Bratton and Joseph A. D’Amico, Superintendent of the New York State Police, announced today the indictment of five members of an international drug trafficking ring that arranged for large shipments of narcotics to be transported from Mexico and sold in New York City and elsewhere in the Northeast. In connection with the long-term …