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Crime History: Slaying of DEA agent leads to Red Ribbon anti-drug drive

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On this day, Feb. 7, in 1985, Enrique "Kiki" Camarena, an undercover agent for the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration, was kidnapped by corrupt police officers in Mexico he discovered a marijuana operation valued at $8 billion. After his disappearance, the DEA launched the largest homicide investigation in its history. Camarena, 37, had been tortured extensively before he was murdered. His...

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