Colombians extradited to U.S. for trafficking 3 tons of cocaine


PUBLISHED Thu, October 06, 2016 - 12:08am EDT


Federal prosecutors announced Wednesday two Colombian men have been extradited to Los Angeles to face charges that they tried to smuggle tons of cocaine into the United States. The U.S. attorney's office said Dicson Penagos-Casanova and Juan Gabriel Rios Sierra allegedly handled at least $70 million worth of cocaine that was seized by authorities after planes carrying the drugs crashed.





  Los Angeles, CA     

 



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