June 5, 2009 (CHICAGO) --Chicago Police recovered 145 pounds of cocaine and more than $30,000 in cash in a major drug bust in Chicago's Garfield Ridge neighborhood. Police arrested Alejandro Galvan, 38, of the 5500-block of South Archer Avenue. He was charged with manufacture and delivery of a controlled substance.
Miguel Ramirez, 35, of the 1600-block of South Kostner, was also arrested. Ramirez was cited with driving without a license and failure to signal.
According to police, the seized cocaine has an estimated value of $8 million.