Almost two dozen suspects tied to white supremacist gangs in Utah have been arrested for allegedly peddling methamphetamine and different medication within the state, federal prosecutors introduced Friday.
The group — 21 documented gang members and their associates — are accused of dealing all through Salt Lake Metropolis and the close by metropolis of Ogden, Utah’s US Lawyer’s workplace stated in a release.
The gang members arrested have been related to both the Troopers of Aryan Tradition, Silent Aryan Warriors or Noble Elect Thugs, prosecutors stated.
Prosecutors stated a lot of these arrested have for years been participating in prison exercise throughout Utah.
Federal and native authorities began investigating the alleged syndicate in June 2019.
Throughout the probe, investigators bought 1.65 kilos of meth and recovered 15 weapons, officers stated.
The suspects are going through weapons possession and drug expenses.