WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- Winston-Salem police have arrested six people in connection with a drug bust.

Police said those arrested tried to purchase multiple kilograms of cocaine from a supplier in Mexico. All those arrested have been charged with Conspiracy to Traffic Cocaine. Other charges are pending at this time.

The drug bust was part of a joint operation between the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), Homeland Security Investigations (ICE) and Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms (ATF) along with the Winston-Salem Police Department.

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