Drug bust turns dicey for cops in Sunrise; suspected gangster later nabbed in Hollywood

A suspected gang member is accused of trying to sell molly and marijuana to a confidential informant in Sunrise and then fleeing after nearly striking two detectives with his car.

Andres Hernandez, 26, of Hollywood, faces more than a dozen charges, including aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, fleeing and eluding law enforcement and multiple drug charges.

According to a Sunrise police report, Hernandez on Wednesday was set up to meet with the police informant during a drug bust attempt at the 7-Eleven at 9998 Sunset Strip.

Hernandez, a convicted felon, is known to carry a handgun and is suspected of being an active member of the Latin Kings gang, police said.

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