KXAN.com on March 14, 2012 released the following:
“Suspects rounded up from several area cities
AUSTIN (KXAN) – An investigation headed by the Austin Police Department and the FBI led to the arrest of 22 people in what authorities described as a major cocaine distribution ring operating in Central Texas.
The majority of those arrested are facing federal charges that carry sentences of up to life in prison, investigators said in a news conference Wednesday morning.
Police said the ring has been operating from locations in Austin, Manor, Round Rock and Killeen and was distributing as much as five kilograms of cocaine a week.
The arrests began on March 8.
Those arrested include:
- Raymond Smith, 38
- Noe Lopez, 33
- Michael Bell, 36
- Kenyetta McClain, 36
- Kevin Edwards, 41
- Daniel Olmos, 21
- Vivid Kahey, 34
- Rodney Ryan, 34
- Dominic Rhodes, 35
- Lee Reed, 36
- Frederick Clark, 33
- Andrew Reeves, 33
- Darrient Grant, 41
- Gary Hagler 34
Suspects whose ages were not available:
- Luis Gonzalez
- Mario Gonzalez
- Vicente Sanchez
- Bianca Garza
- Llasmin Orzuno
- Tyson Carter
The names of two other suspects were not available.”
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