Dozens arrested in drug bust in East New York

Police arrested 32 people in a massive drug bust targeting residents in the Cypress Hills Houses in East New York.Police say they conducted an 8-moth-long

EAST NEW YORK - Police arrested 32 people in a massive drug bust targeting residents in the Cypress Hills Houses in East New York.

Police say they conducted an 8-moth-long investigation at the complex into cocaine and heroin trafficking, culminating in most arrests on Friday, and the surrender of the final suspect today.

Officials say that investigation was in response to community complaints about increased drug and gang activity at the complex.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

News 12 viewers take to Facebook to discuss 1 The Buzz: Attack in Brownsville
Brooklyn borough president Eric Adams hosted the 4th 2 Black History month celebration held at Brooklyn Borough Hall
A 26-year-old man was stabbed twice after a 3 Man critical after large street fight stabbing in Brownsville
4 Brooklyn Sportscast, Feb. 22
5 Brooklyn Sportscast, Feb. 16

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE