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20+ indicted on meth, cocaine charges

At least 22 people have been indicted in a major cocaine and methamphetamine investigation in Eastern Washington.

Federal agents arrests suspects in the Tri-Cities, Grant County and Spokane areas Thursday.

The indictment, which is filed under seal in U.S. District Court, includes charges of conspiracy to distribute 500 grams or more of methamphetamine and five kilograms or more of cocaine.

Those indicted include Flavio Ramos-Chaidez, Hilario Garcia-Moreno, Jr., Jazmin Acosta-Beltran, Cruz Mendoza, Israel Benjamin Wright, Jacqueline Ramos, Alex Villanueva-Garcia, Luis Cerna, Felix Ruben Rodriguez, Cody Lee Poole, Cruz Rangel, Caleb Vanden Dormaier, Nelson Perez, Gabriel Santiago Medina, Dusty Blue Zarate, Heath Wisdom, Sandra Duffy, Jesus Enrique Meza-Valdez, Jayro Alvarez-Farias and Elizabeth Arroyo-Toro.

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