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29 Individuals Indicted for Drug Trafficking in Patillas, PR

On April 16, a federal grand jury in the District of Puerto Rico returned an indictment against 29 defendants charged with conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute controlled substances, announced Rosa Emilia Rodríguez-Vélez, United States Attorney for the District of Puerto Rico. The Drug Enforcement Administration is in charge of the investigation, with the collaboration of the Puerto Rico Police Department- Guayama Strike Force.

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JAN 16 Javier Carrillo, Aka “Cara Ancha” Arrested for Drug Trafficking and Money Laundering
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Caribbean Division SAC

Pedro Janer
Acting Special Agent in Charge
Caribbean Division



FOR INQUIRIES, CONTACT:
  • MEDIA:
    Waldo Santiago (787) 277-4700
    (ACTING)

  • RECRUITER:
    Chanelle Wallace (787) 227-4956

  • DIVERSION/MEDICAL PRACTITIONERS:
    Caribbean Region: (787) 277-4953; Puerto Rico & USVI: (787) 277-4954

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