Some gang activity has recently been brought to a halt in South Dallas after police made a dozen arrests in a cocaine distribution ring. The DEA takedown took place on Thursday, January 30.
During the takedown, officers seized over two and a half kilograms of cocaine, two dozen guns, and hundreds of thousands of dollars in cash. Eight of the 12 people arrested were members of the “357 Crips.” They have been charged with conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute cocaine.
Dallas Gang Members Face Multiple Drug Trafficking and Gun Charges
Some of the gang members have also been charged with other crimes, including:
- possession with intent to distribute
- possession of a firearm in furtherance of a drug