SHAWINIGAN, Que. - Police in central Quebec are rounding up 14 suspected Hells Angels associates believed to be involved in drug trafficking.

The second phase of the police operation began this morning and comes about five months after 15 people were arrested.

Those targeted today include 12 men and two women between the ages of 24 and 55.

Police had arrested 10 people by early morning.

Police allege the suspects were involved in trafficking a variety of drugs over a long period of time and were associated with Hells Angels chapters in Montreal and Trois-Rivieres.