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George Jung

KPIX 5 Exclusive: Former Drug Kingpin George Jung Speaks From Bay Area Suburb

George Jung, a notorious drug smuggler whose life story was made into the film “Blow” starring Johnny Depp, gave a wide-ranging interview to KPIX 5 reporter Cate Cauguiran at the home in a San Francisco suburb.

09/26/2014

George Jung talks to TMZ at San Francisco International Airport.

Famed Cocaine Smuggler George Jung, Still In Bay Area, Plugs Sequel To ‘Blow’

After his June release from prison, George Jung, a notorious drug smuggler whose life story was made into the film “Blow,” starring Johnny Depp, is finishing his supervised parole in a San Francisco suburb and promoting a book chronicling his life in the cocaine trade.

09/19/2014

Screenshot of Silk Road, a black market marketplace of drugs and other illegal services. The website has been closed after the arrest of Ross William Ulbricht in San Francisco on October 1, 2013. (CBS)

More Arrests After Alleged Silk Road Kingpin Nabbed In San Francisco

Authorities in Britain, Sweden, and the United States have arrested eight more people following last week’s closure of Silk Road, a notorious black market website which helped dealers to sell drugs under the cloak of anonymity.

10/08/2013

Ross Ulbricht (LinkedIn)

SF Bail Hearing Postponed For Accused Online Drug Kingpin

A man accused of running a billion-dollar online drug bazaar known as Silk Road appeared briefly in federal court in San Francisco Friday, but at the request of his defense attorney, his detention hearing was postponed until next week.

10/04/2013

Ross Ulbricht (LinkedIn)

Alleged SF Online Drug Kingpin Also Accused Of Seeking Murders-For-Hire

A man who was arrested at the Glen Park library in San Francisco on Tuesday on charges of running a billion-dollar online drug market is also accused of seeking two murders-for-hire in January and March of this year to protect his empire.

10/03/2013

Marijuana cultivation, pot growing indoor, hydroponic

Diamond Heights Traffic Stop Leads San Francisco Police To Indoor Pot Farm

San Francisco police officers who pulled over a Range Rover with no plates in Diamond Heights confiscated heroin and pot worth hundreds of thousands of dollars and uncovered a well-hidden marijuana farm in the driver’s nearby home.

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