“This is one of our largest current cases,” he noted. “We’re trying to get as many people here for the trial date.”
Rescheduling the trial also gives both sides more time to prepare. The local La Familia cell has operations in Spalding, Henry, Clayton, Cobb and Gwinnett counties. It distributed drugs in Alabama, Texas, North Carolina, Florida, Indiana and Washington, investigators said.
More than $2 million in cash, 95 pounds of cocaine, 4,120 pounds of marijuana, 20 firearms and 46 pounds of methamphetamine were seized during the operation.