Eight Sacramento area men have been arrested in a wide-ranging long-term drug and gun trafficking investigation.

33-year-old Andre Amaya and 30-year-old Benjamin Martinez of Sacramento, 21-year-old Joseph Darosa of Elk Grove and 27-year-old Ruben Vega of North Highlands all face charges connected to the distribution of methamphetamine.

33-year-old Antonio Reyna and 23-year-old Donald Brown of Sacramento face charges of being felons in possesion of a firearm, and 31-year-old John Greer of Carmichael and 32-year-old Julius White of Sacramento are charged with unlawfully transferring a Winchester sawed-off shotgun.