More than 700 law enforcement officers executed scores of federal and state arrest and arrest warrants in Connecticut, Massachusetts, New York, Puerto Rico and Rhode Island, officials said.
Authorities say they, “disrupted a narcotics smuggling pipeline from Puerto Rico to New England.”
Jamal Boleman of Providence was sentenced Thursday in U.S. District Court in Providence on charges including a conspiracy drug charge.
South Carolina authorities say a couple arrested on drug charges are persons of interest in a double slaying last month in Massachusetts.
The I-Team has learned two federal convicts, who are violent career criminals, could now have their cases reopened because Annie Dookhan tested their drugs.
State, local and federal law enforcement authorities swept through Boston, Canton and Milton today arresting more than a dozen people, and busting a cocaine operation that they say was tied to gang activity.
An English teacher at Leominster High School has been arrested and charged with selling drugs.
Cocaine was found in Whitney Houston’s system when she died, according to the final report from the Los Angeles County Coroner’s office.
Former Red Sox pitcher Dennis “Oil Can” Boyd admitted on Wednesday that two thirds of the time he was on the mound, he was under the influence of cocaine.
Two men from Puerto Rico were arrested at Logan Airport Wednesday night for carrying four kilograms of cocaine in their suitcases.