In late June, federal authorities uncovered a large drug ring that was
allegedly moving large amounts of
cocaine, methamphetamine and heroin throughout San Antonio, according to
MySanAntonio.com. Local and state officers, federal marshals and Drug Enforcement Administration
(DEA) agents spread themselves out through Gonzales County in an effort
to arrest at least 10 people who had been listed in a federal indictment.
According to court records, the drug ring was making the drugs available
San Antonio, Austin, Gonzales, New Braunfels and other towns within the region.
The case opened in April, after authorities raided a woman's Gonzales
apartment. It was reported that the woman, who was in her late 30s, was
found with five packages of crystal meth, totaled over 500 grams. Authorities
also found a package of heroin (amounting to more than 100 grams) in one
of the closets. The woman, who is named in the indictment, was released
on bail after her arrest. The court records also show that one of the
defendants, a man who is originally from Gonzales, had been discovered
with cocaine concealed in his car in May. Two other defendants included
in the indictment, who are in their 20s, showed up in federal court, where
they were ordered to be held without bail until their bail hearing the
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