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DEA agents probed based on information from Secret Service investigation
WASHINGTON (AP) ' The Justice Department's inspector general says it is investigating possible misconduct by Drug Enforcement Administration personnel in Colombia unrelated to the Secret Service incident with prostitutes at a Cartagena (kahr-tah-HAY'-nah) hotel.
The Drug Enforcement Administration says the probe began based on information provided by the Secret Service and that the DEA is making its employees available to be interviewed by the IG's investigators.
CBS News reported Monday that three DEA agents are under investigation for allegedly hiring prostitutes in Cartagena.