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Baltimore drug bust results in 16 indictments
Baltimore drug bust results in 16 indictments

Baltimore police broke up a drug crew responsible for at least one homicide and heroin sales of as much as $10,000 a day in West Baltimore, the mayor and police commissioner announced Thursday. "Because of this extensive investigation we have nine perpetrators off the streets all being held without bail," Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake said. "This is truly a sign of us doing something right." The two-month investigation into a drug collective operating at North Avenue and Carey Street resulted in 16 indictments, all for distribution of heroin except for one for murder. Police say Anthony Whitaker shot to death William Jacobs, 29, on Oct. 10 in the 1500 block of...

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