27 arrested in Denver drug ring bust

26 Jun

635708601318998876-Still0625-00003DENVER – The Metro Gang Task Force arrested several people Thursday morning involved in drug rings around the Denver metro area.


Officers from multiple agencies arrested 27 people based on four federal grand jury indictments in west Denver. Police seized liquid LSD, heroin, methamphetamine, seven guns and $3,500.

The investigation didn’t stop at Colorado’s borders. Police arrested suspects in both California and New Mexico Thursday as well. The United States Attorney’s Office is charging 39 people total with various drug and firearms charges.

The investigation was built over several years, and it recovered 24 guns, 48 pounds of methamphetamine, 3.5 kilgrams of cocaine and a pound of heroin.



Source: “http://www.9news.com/story/news/2015/06/25/drug-ring-bust-in-metro-denver/29273343/”

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