Selling crack in candy wrappers: Eighteen indicted in Harlem drug bust

Posted at 7:36 PM, Mar 15, 2013
and last updated 2013-03-15 20:17:01-04

18 people were indicted Friday for allegedly selling crack-cocaine on the streets of Harlem — packaged in candy wrappers.

Many of the sales apparently happened in front of neighborhood homes and convenience stores.

Police say many of the suspects were also armed with illegal guns.