Police close Bronx heroin trafficking case after ‘La Perla’ leaders plead guilty

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Authorities say all 38 members of the organization have now been convicted.

Officials have closed the books on a heroin trafficking ring first busted back in 2010.

According to authorities, all 38 members of the organization "La Perla" have now been convicted after its three leaders pleaded guilty Wednesday.

Investigators say the group trafficked heroin at three different locations in the Bronx, generating hundreds of thousands of dollars a week. More than...

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