Known drug dealer arrested, no bond

Known drug dealer arrested, no bond

Ocala, Florida — A Five Guys Burger employee was arrested and is being held without bond after she failed to appear before the court. Angel Ann Smothers, 26, was arrested for trafficking in hydrocodone in April of 2013. She was 23 at the time. In August of 2014, a confidential informant told drug agents that Smothers […]

$30 million in heroin seized

$30 million in heroin seized

Manhattan, New York — James J. Hunt, Acting Special Agent in Charge of the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration’s New York Division (DEA), Bridget G. Brennan, New York City’s Special Narcotics Prosecutor, New York City Police Commissioner William J. Bratton, and Joseph A. D’Amico, Superintendent of the New York State Police, announced the seizure of 46 […]

Two violent career criminals arrested for drug trafficking

Two violent career criminals arrested for drug trafficking

Ocala, Florida — The investigation began October 2014, when the Unified Drug Enforcement Strike Team (UDEST) received information concerning a drug trafficking organization that was allegedly distributing cocaine and marijuana throughout Marion County and surrounding areas. As part of the strike teams preliminary investigation, UDEST identified that two (2) drug traffickers, within this organization, namely […]

FedEx Corporation accused of drug trafficking

FedEx Corporation accused of drug trafficking

San Francisco, California — A federal grand jury in San Francisco indicted FedEx Corporation, FedEx Express, Inc., and FedEx Corporate Services, Inc., on July 17, 2014, with conspiracies to traffic in controlled substances and mis-branded prescription drugs for its role in distributing controlled substances and prescription drugs for illegal Internet pharmacies, announced United States Attorney […]