Name: Manuel Avellaneda-Anselmo
Date of Arrest: 04/22/2022
Charge(s): Trafficking in Cocaine
*Avellaneda-Anselmo was taken into custody at his residence on U.S. Highway 220, where he regularly sold cocaine, according to court documents.
This arrest is a clear demonstration of how deeply the Mexican drug cartels have been allowed to entrench themselves into this country.
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