FBI make arrests in West Side ‘Heroin Hotline’ ring

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arrestEight people from Chicago are charged with running a heroin ring on city’s West Side.

The FBI says they arrested five people Thursday in “Operation Heroin Hotline”.

One other was already in jail and two more are still on the run.

Investigators have been tracking the ring since 2009.

They say the suspects sold heroin to people who placed orders by calling a phone number.

The buyers were then sent to various locations in the city to get their drugs.

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