Alleged Mexico-Linked Fentanyl Dealers Busted in Arizona

Alleged Mexico-Linked Fentanyl Dealers Busted in Arizona

A Mexico-linked drug gang was busted in Buckeye, Arizona, by undercover investigators for the Maricopa County Drug Suppression Task Force on Friday.

The detectives reportedly seized 15 pounds of methamphetamine, fentanyl pills, and a high-caliber handgun inside the targets’ vehicles.

A Verrado High School baseball pitcher died unexpectedly in his home in early May from an accidental overdose, according to a recently released medical examiner’s office report.

McKinsey, a key member of the Verrado High School baseball team, helped his team reach the semi-finals of the state tournament earlier in the day but died several hours later.

Arce has worked in the Balkans, Iraq, Haiti, and recently completed a three-year assignment in Monterrey, Mexico, working out of the Consulate for the United States Department of State, International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Program, where he was the Regional Program Manager for Northeast Mexico (Coahuila, Tamaulipas, Nuevo Leon, Durango, San Luis Potosi, Zacatecas.)

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