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3 arrested in Mexican cartel bust in OKC

(Source Oklahoma Bureau of Narcotics) (Source Oklahoma Bureau of Narcotics)
(Source Oklahoma Bureau of Narcotics) (Source Oklahoma Bureau of Narcotics)
(Source Oklahoma Bureau of Narcotics) (Source Oklahoma Bureau of Narcotics)

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK (KSWO) -The Oklahoma Bureau of Narcotics says a series of arrests and drug busts allowed them to take down a Mexican cartel operating in Oklahoma City.

The agency says the cell was trafficking about 100 pounds of crystal meth, worth about $1 million per week.

The bust netted 46 pounds, as well as a handgun and an air soft rifle used for intimidation. Agents began investigating in mid-January after receiving a tip. Three men were arrested in the raid.

Investigators are still working to determine how far up the Mexican drug cartel food chain the three men go.

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