10 lbs of meth, worth $450,000, seized in southwest Colorado bust, 14 arrests

Article author: 
Kieran Nicholson
Article publisher: 
The Denver Post
Article date: 
18 March 2014
Article category: 
Colorado News
Article Body: 

Drug enforcement agents in southwest Colorado have busted an alleged methamphetamine ring and seized about 10 pounds of the illegal drug, worth about $450,000.

Fourteen people have been arrested ...

Stolen property, including weapons, were also seized ...

The ring has connections to Las Vegas, California and Mexican drug cartels, the release said ...

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"This Drug Trafficking Organization had confirmed connections to Las Vegas NV, California and into high level Mexican drug cartel subjects," authorities with the Southwest Drug Task Force said in a news release ...