Sting yields two arrests, 150 pounds of cocaine in Fla.


By Michael A. Mohammed
St. Petersburg Times

Tampa police arrested two men with about 150 pounds of cocaine in an undercover operation Monday.

Jose Bernardo Garcia, who uses the alias "El Loco," organized a plan to transport the drug from Brownsville, Texas, to Tampa, jail records state. He was held on $3-million bail on charges of conspiracy to traffic cocaine and importation of cocaine into Florida.

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