4 suspected Bay Area drug dealers arrested by DEA agents

SAN JOSE, Calif. (KRON) — An investigation by the Drug Enforcement Administration nabbed four suspected south Bay Area drug dealers, federal prosecutors announced Friday.

Victor Nevarez, Juan Rivera Arzate, Adhemar Castaneda Becerril, and Pedro Gaona Salse were arrested on narcotics trafficking charges and arraigned in federal court Thursday.

Prosecutors said Nevarez, 49, of San Jose, and Arzate, 38, of San Jose, were engaged in a conspiracy to traffic methamphetamine from December 13, 2020 to March 8, 2022.