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Valparaíso PDI dismantle criminal gang of drug traffickers

The Anti-narcotics Brigade of Valparaíso detained five people, four men and one woman, members of a criminal organization dedicated to drug trafficking, who imported the substance from the north of the country, to distribute them in the cities of Ovalle, Concepción and Viña del Mar.

The records provided by the PDI report a joint investigation with the Public Ministry, where it was established that members of the criminal group would transport an undetermined amount of drugs from the city of Ovalle to Concepción, where it would be received by the financier, to make the delivery to the operating arms of the organization.

It should be noted that in this important police operation seized more than 10 kilos of cocaine base, satellite telephones, radio communication equipment and three vehicles adapted to simulate emergencies, which were used by the criminal gang to conduct the illegal activity.

The detainees and their background files were made available to the Ovalle Court of Guarantee.