Two Montreal-area males extradited to U.S. to face drug-trafficking expenses


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Federal prosecutors in america have introduced that two Montreal-area males have been extradited to North Dakota to face drug-trafficking expenses.

Jason Joey Berry, 37, and 41-year-old Xuan Cahn Nguyen arrived within the U.S. Jan. 6 and had been charged the next day. Prosecutors allege the 2 males had been a part of a world fentanyl trafficking network run out of a jail in Quebec.

The pair face expenses of conspiracy to distribute managed substances and Nguyen can also be charged with cash laundering.

Prosecutors mentioned the investigation was launched after an 18-year-old man died of a drug overdose.

Daniel Vivas Ceron, an alleged co-conspirator, pleaded responsible to comparable expenses in July 2019.

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