Reputed drug trafficking gang busted after yearlong investigation

THE BRONX - Police say they have arrested more than a dozen people in connection with an alleged drug trafficking gang in The Bronx.

Police say the gang was operating out of the Moore Houses.

Officials with the NYPD, DEA, ICE and Homeland Security made the arrests after a yearlong undercover investigation.

Investigators say the gang was trafficking numerous drugs, including cocaine, ecstasy, painkillers, as well as guns.

Police say they already had one person under arrest and are still looking for six more people.

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