Pair Of Illegal Aliens Caught With 81 Pounds Of Cocaine In North Carolina

RALEIGH, NC (WRAL) – Two men face drug trafficking charges after Wake County deputies caught them with 81 pounds of cocaine, according to arrest warrants. Octavio Lopez Martinez, 53, of 1811 Evergreen Ave. in Raleigh, and Edis Leonidas Herrera-Mejia, 52, of Central Islip, N.Y., were each charged Sunday with conspiracy to traffic in cocaine, conspiracy … Read morePair Of Illegal Aliens Caught With 81 Pounds Of Cocaine In North Carolina

The Chart That Explains How Deadly Fentanyl Is Reaching This Country

In Sight Crime – Fentanyl use is booming in the United States. With support from the Mexico Institute at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, InSight Crime mapped the distribution chain, and the role of Mexico’s criminal organizations in the trade in our series about fentanyl. The alarming spike in synthetic opioid overdose deaths … Read moreThe Chart That Explains How Deadly Fentanyl Is Reaching This Country

Drug Cartels: ‘Enough Fentanyl To Kill Two Million People’ Found In New York Home

WESTCHESTER, NY (The Daily Mail) – Five people have been arrested following a New York drug raid where cops seized enough fentanyl to kill two million people. DEA agents and Greenburgh police raided an alleged heroin and fentanyl mill operated out of a Westchester, New York home on Friday morning. A Drug Enforcement Administration task … Read moreDrug Cartels: ‘Enough Fentanyl To Kill Two Million People’ Found In New York Home

Major Mexican Drug Cartel Operation Uncovered In North Carolina

IREDELL COUNTY, NC (WSOC) – A massive drug operation with ties to a Mexican drug cartel resulted in the arrest of six immigrants in the country illegally. Six men are behind bars, accused of running an elaborate drug trafficking operation in Mecklenburg and Iredell counties. Those taken into custody: Rodolfo Martinez Oscar Rangel-Gutierrez Raul Rangel- … Read moreMajor Mexican Drug Cartel Operation Uncovered In North Carolina