Bronx drug dealer who sent son to Mexico as collateral in heroin deal gets 14 years in prison

Daily News - A drug dealer who sent his own son to Mexico as collateral in a multimillion-dollar heroin deal will spend the next 14 years behind bars.

Jose (Hippie) Mercedes was running a five-state smack ring from a Bronx apartment, and had a record 70 pounds of dope when federal agents arrested him in May 2015.

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