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Major Drug, Extortion Ring With Ventura County Connections Broken Up; Seven Arrested

Posted on Wednesday, August 27, 2014 12:07am

Ventura County detectives say they’ve made key arrests in a crime ring with international connections, seizing nearly ten million dollars in cash and drugs in the process.

Seven people have been arrested, including some men investigators say are Mexican Mafia leaders.

KCLU’s Lance Orozco reports the operation imported and distributed drugs into the United States, and also extorted money from drug dealers.

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