Letter carrier among 17 arrested on drug charges in Connecticut

The drug enforcement administration in Connecticut arrested more than a dozen people and seized seven kilos of cocaine on Wednesday.

Arrests were made in New Britain, Middletown and Meriden, in addition to a stash house, a location where drug dealers keep their supply and/or money, on West Boulevard in Hartford, according to federal agents.

Half a dozen arrested on Wednesday are alleged members of the Latin Kings gang, while another arrestee is a letter carrier for the United States Postal Service (USPS), according to federal agents.

Steven Riccelli has worked for the postal service for 19 years and is currently a letter carrier at the Farmington Post Office.

Source: Major Drug Bust Includes Postal Carrier Among 17 Arrests | NBC Connecticut

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