Hernandez allegedly ran a heroin and fentanyl trafficking organization in Taunton, assisted by Arias, Ruiz, Guzman, and Rivera.
The defendants were held following initial appearances in U.
In addition, the Drug Enforcement Administration, along with state and local partners, conducted 12 searches in Fall River, New Bedford, Bridgewater, Boston, Brighton and Providence.
Acting United States Attorney William Weinreb; Michael Ferguson, Special Agent in Charge of the Drug Enforcement Administration, Boston Field Division; Colonel Richard D.
A court-authorized wiretap revealed the callous way in which the defendants talked about the deadly effects of the drugs they were distributing.
That is going to kill someone.