Bronx man connected to major LI drug, prostitution ring

THE BRONX - A Bronx man has been arrested after police connected him to a major drug and prostitution ring on Long Island.

According to Suffolk County District Attorney Thomas Spota, 43-year-old Taquan Rashad supplied heroin to one of the alleged ring leaders, Sandra Russel, in Suffolk County. He says Rashad delivered the drug raw and uncut every couple of weeks.

A total of eight suspects are facing charges in connection with the bust.

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