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Federal drug cops and you -- call -- one of the biggest raids in recent memory this is actually an international investigation it stemming from Mexico California.
The northeast and you top it all came to a head in Salt Lake City -- the agents -- heroin cocaine in more than thirty pounds of methamphetamine.
All of it headed for the streets of Utah Mexico as has Mexican -- Nationally this multi billion dollar business is dominated by violent gangs south of the border.
Agents say they witnessed suspects in this case working closely with the group from the Mexican state of Sinaloa.
By capitalizing on this we've been able to have a small opportunity.
Two have some insight intuition means -- are going into suspected you talk campaigns had blended into the local community what seemed to be legitimate business people.
That -- that are laundering money through.
Local businesses here in Salt Lake area -- -- Sacramento was busted at his knee wrenching -- restaurant in south Salt Lake City.
This is video of him talking to fox thirteen years in 2009.
-- IAL -- Intel Wednesday Acapulco Mexican market in Salt Lake City.
Agents raided his bluff -- home in July.
Cops say pennant hills home was full will be -- drugs cash and lots of guns this is an extraordinary amount of weapons for one person.
Those in the Latino community say they're glad to see raids like this one.
Our community even within the undocumented community they say please -- don't get those guys out you know they make us look bad.
But yup He is knows you restful also fueled fear and distrust of all immigrants who -- and -- this morning I got an email from someone say yes and approve a -- US -- drug -- you know.
And that's not all of us just about everyone though agrees this was a successful operation.
Anybody myself as just a citizen.
Very glad to see this many weapons -- this amount of drugs taken off the street.
In Salt Lake City Scott McCain fox thirteen news you --
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