Federal, State and Local Officials to Hold Press Conference to Discuss Continuing Efforts to Combat Drug Trafficking and Addiction in Northern New Mexico
ALBUQUERQUE – Federal, state and local officials will hold a press conference on WEDNESDAY, JULY 17, 2013 at 10:00 A.M. to discuss their continuing efforts to combat drug trafficking and addiction in northern New Mexico, including a new push to encourage the public to anonymously report drug trafficking in their neighborhoods through the DEA’s tip line.
|WHO:||U.S. Attorney Kenneth J. Gonzales|
Special Agent in Charge Joseph M. Arabit, El Paso Division of the DEA
Secretary Gorden Eden, Jr., New Mexico Department of Public Safety
|WHAT:||Press conference to discuss a multi-agency continuing collaborative effort to|
combat drug trafficking and addiction in northern New Mexico.
WEDNESDAY, JULY 16, 2013
|WHERE:||DEA Tip Line Billboard|
|US Highway 84/285 one mile north of Junction 503 (West Side)|
NOTE: All media must present government-issued photo ID (such as driver’s license) as well as valid media credentials. Press inquiries regarding logistics should be directed to Ron Lopez at (505) 224-1466 or (505) 249-4702.