Officials: 19 arrested in Suffolk County-to-West Coast drug ring

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Authorities officially announced the takedown of the ring today. News 12 first reported the arrests in June. (Credit: News 12)

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Police say a massive cocaine network that operated from the West Coast to Long Island has been busted.

According to police, 19 people, many of them Suffolk County residents, are accused of being part of the ring. Prosecutors say almost all of the accused suspects operated some form of a legitimate business, making it easy for them to blend into the community.

Authorities officially announced...

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