Two stories today about illegal drugs in St Louis with roots in Mexico.
The first involved the alleged smuggling of testosterone through Lambert Airport. The individual there was caught back in May but now charges have been filed. The DEA here in St Louis tells me steroids from Mexico are an emerging problem both at the airport and over the internet and as many as 45 percent of high school seniors say they've tried steroids in the past year.
The second story involves the arrests in the "La Familia" drug cartel. 11 people here in the area were taken in as arrests nationwide totaled 300. Agenst say those arrested were involved in cocaine street dealing. And the La Familia cartel specialized in sending meth and cocaine into the US.
Two stories about illegal drugs from Mexico and sent here in St. Louis.