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8:32 am
Mon August 17, 2009

Police Drug Dealer Roundup Nets 19

Paris, TN – 19 alleged drug dealers were arrested over the weekend, while warrants for five others have been issued. The arrest round-up comes following an eight-month-long investigation. The Metro Crime Unit, Henry County Sheriff's Department, Paris Police Department, Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, 24th Judicial District Drug Task Force and Tennessee Highway Patrol all took part in the arrests. Most of the charges are related to trafficking a cocaine-based substance. The Paris Post Intelligencer reports all suspects are scheduled to appear in Henry County General Sessions Court tomorrow.