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Suffolk County district attorney, Thomas Spota, holds a (Credit: James Carbone)

Suffolk County district attorney, Thomas Spota, holds a bag of cocaine as he announces a major drug bust during a news conference at the Dennison building in Hauppauge. (Aug. 3, 2011)

Suffolk County announces cocaine bust

Four Suffolk County men face charges in connection with their roles in the alleged ring that Suffolk prosecutors said most recently planned to bring more than $3 million worth of cocaine to the Island.

Jose Tejada, of West Babylon, one of the
(Credit: James Carbone)

Jose Tejada, of West Babylon, one of the suspects in a in major cocaine ring busted in Suffolk. (Aug. 3, 2011)

Theodore Katsanos, of Bay Shore, one of the
(Credit: James Carbone)

Theodore Katsanos, of Bay Shore, one of the suspects in a in major cocaine ring busted in Suffolk. (Aug. 3, 2011)

Robert Perticone of Deer Park, one of the
(Credit: James Carbone)

Robert Perticone of Deer Park, one of the suspects in a in major cocaine ring busted in Suffolk. (Aug. 3, 2011)

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Richard Occhino of Deer Park, one of the
(Credit: James Carbone)

Richard Occhino of Deer Park, one of the suspects in a in major cocaine ring busted in Suffolk. (Aug. 3, 2011)

Secret, custom-made secret compartments, where drugs were stored
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Secret, custom-made secret compartments, where drugs were stored in a Cadillac Escalade that helped four Suffolk men smuggle cocaine to Long Island from California, police said. (Aug. 3, 2011)

Some of the evidence seized in major cocaine
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Some of the evidence seized in major cocaine bust is displayed during a news conference at the Dennison building in Hauppauge. (Aug. 3, 2011)

Vehicles seized in the major cocaine bust, parked
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Vehicles seized in the major cocaine bust, parked in lot of Dennison building in Hauppauge where Suffolk County district attorney, Thomas Spota, announced the arrests. (Aug. 3, 2011)

A brass knuckle, seen, in rear of a
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A brass knuckle, seen, in rear of a motorcycle, one of the vehicles seized in a major cocaine bust. (Aug. 3, 2011)

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Suffolk County district attorney, Thomas Spota, holds a
(Credit: James Carbone)

Suffolk County district attorney, Thomas Spota, holds a bag of cocaine as he announces a major drug bust during a news conference at the Dennison building in Hauppauge. (Aug. 3, 2011)

Some of the money seized in a major
(Credit: James Carbone)

Some of the money seized in a major cocaine bust is displayed during a news conference at the Dennison building in Hauppauge. (Aug. 3, 2011)

Suffolk DA Thomas Spota said a warrant also
(Credit: James Carbone)

Suffolk DA Thomas Spota said a warrant also has been issued for the source of the drugs in California, William Wright, 33, of Los Angeles. (Aug. 3, 2011)

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