19 charged in coast-to-coast cocaine bust

Evidence seized in a drug bust, on display

Evidence seized in a drug bust, on display during a news conference Wednesday morning, Aug. 27, 2014, in Hauppauge, where Suffolk County District Attorney Thomas Spota announced the arrest of 19 alleged suspects who were arrested in a cocaine distribution ring. (Credit: James Carbone)

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Nineteen people charged in a major cocaine operation have been indicted after a yearlong investigation that started when 20 kilos of cocaine bound for Amityville were seized in California, the Suffolk district attorney's office said Tuesday, Aug. 27, 2014.

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