Suspected Utah drug trafficker arrested with dozens of pounds of drugs, 17 guns

FILE (Photo by Samuel Corum/Getty Images) (Photo by Samuel Corum/Getty Images) WEST VALLEY CITY, Utah — One man was arrested with dozens of pounds ...

September 3, 2022
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FILE (Photo by Samuel Corum/Getty Images) (Photo by Samuel Corum/Getty Images) WEST VALLEY CITY, Utah — One man was arrested with dozens of pounds of various drugs and 17 guns in a drug bust of a Utah man using a search warrant. Of the 17 guns recovered, two were stolen. In addition to the weapons, law enforcement agencies found 50 pounds of methamphetamine, 33 pounds of heroin, 13 points of cocaine and 5,000 fentanyl pills according to a release from the Department of Justice. The DOJ charged Innocente Ramirez, 38, with a federal criminal complaint for possession of meth, heroin, cocaine, and fentanyl with the intent to distribute.

LARRY D. CURTIS