First, MS-13 kingpins made their way into major U.S. cities. Today, Newsweek reports that 20,000 illegal alien drug dealers operate in 44 states. They engage thousands of American teens as sellers on our streets. Many turn to a life of crime because they can make $1,000.00 a week selling drugs and only $200.00 a week flipping burgers at the local burger joint.
“They move the drugs up here into major hubs like Chicago, and they control the transport into smaller communities,”
said Dana Kennedy, investigative journalist. “They make extensive use of local gangs. The Juarez cartel in Chicago hires local gangs like the Latin Kings to help with distribution.”