Two alleged drug dealers from Guatemala were arrested in New York on Tuesday after authorities found 100 pounds of heroin worth $14million in their pickup trucks.
Peter Omar Garcia-Romero and Jose Guadencio Lantan-Vela were busted as they circled snow-covered blocks of Queens looking for parking spots in two separate trucks – a silver pickup and a blue ‘monster truck’ with massive tires.
The vehicles were first spotted at about 8pm, driving slowly and circling the blocks several times. Both vehicles had North Carolina plates and one was unregistered, officials said.
At 8.45pm, officials approached the vehicles, identified themselves, and eventually took the men into custody after discovering the heroin.
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