di Marcello Mento
Piacenza, April 15 - Several police were among those arrested Monday in a drugs sweep in and around this northern Italian city. Police said they busted a "deep-rooted" gang trafficking and dealing in drugs, mostly cocaine. "Several members of the narcotics section of the Piacenza flying squad were arrested," police said. "Piacenza residents with criminal records and a number of South Americans were also arrested".