D.C. arrests may be tied to Mexican cartels

Monday - 12/20/2010, 4:11pm EST

David Silverberg, Editor, Homeland Security Today

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Homeland Security Today Editor David Silverberg said a lot of people still think of Mexican drug gang violence as a border problem.

So it may surprise people to find out nine suspects arrested in Washington D.C. last week. They were charged with running a large drug distribution ring.

Silverberg said those arrested are alleged to be members of a very peculiar Mexican cartel.

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