Eight of them are taken into custody, the ninth is under the control of the court.
Nine suspects of involvement in the Île-de-France drug trafficking ring called “Caliweed” were indicted in Paris in late June, Agence France-Presse (AFP) said Tuesday from a judicial source. from Parisian.
According to the same source, eight of them were placed in pre-trial detention and the last one was placed under judicial control.
For about a year, they would have been involved in drug trafficking in the Paris region, as well as in the Oise, Eure and Loire, led from Morocco by a man nicknamed “Vivi” or “Fat Man” with a monthly turnover estimated at 1.3 million euros, according to daily . The recruitment of “deliverers” took place in Snapchat or Telegram.
Part of the network was dismantled two years ago
Part of the “Caliweed” network was liquidated two years ago, but seems to be still in existence. At the end of June, 20 people were sentenced in Créteilé to terms ranging from 12 months to 10 years in prison.
Among them is a prisoner believed to be the head of another branch of the Caliweed network, Jamel S., aka Zinzin, who sold cannabis herb and resin on Snapchat and Whatsapp.
The Caliweed network has been successful with menus available on WhatsApp, cannabis imported from Spain or California and packaged in “pretty boxes” labeled “Caliweed” or “Haribeuh”, “buns” (T-shirts, “space cakes”, lollipops. ..) offered with every order and delivered discreetly.
He benefited greatly from the promotion on social networks of the rapper Mister You, who was sentenced on appeal for these facts in 2021 to 24 months in prison.