Six Arrested in Drug Bust; Officials Searching for Seventh Suspect

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Prosecutors announced that they have charged seven people for running a large drug operation. They announced on Thursday that the seven people were running a major operation on Milwaukee’s south side and the operation was sourced from Chicago. The operation was led by a man living in Green Bay.

Deputy District Attorney Kent Lovern said that Francisco Chavez-Reynoso, 35, was arrested from his home in Green Bay. He is said to be the member of a Mexican drug mob.

Chavez-Reynoso used to sell large quantities of cocaine and heroin from a house at 1800 S. Layton Boulevard in Milwaukee. He told the officer that his drug supplier was located in Chicago. If he is convicted for his role in the drug racket, he will have to face up to 80 years of jail. Along with Chavez-Reynoso, six others were also charged with conspiracy to deliver. Others charged include: Wally Lee Flores, 29; Tudi Montejano, 23; Irving Pedroza, 23; Claudia Sandoval, 41; Luis Angel Sandoval, 23; and Adam Villodas Jr., 28.Six suspects were arrested. Police are still searching for the seventh suspect, Adam Villodas.

Lovern said that during the investigation, the officers seized a large amount of cocaine and heroin, four firearms and multiple rounds of ammunition. The investigators also found more than $100,000 in cash.

One of the defendants, identified Villodas and said that Villodas would buy 2 to 3 ounces of cocaine and 25 to 50 grams of heroin for resale. The defendant said that Villodas sold t… MORE

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