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Grady drug arrests are up

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By Christian Jennings - bio | email

CAIRO, GA (WALB) -  Grady County Sheriff Harry Young says he's noticed an increase in drug traffic during the recession, and he's cracking down.

Over the past two weeks, his officers have made more than 50 drug or alcohol related arrests.

Two Fridays ago, deputies and troopers set up a road block in the county and made 14 DUI arrests and two drug arrests.

This past Friday they made 23 DUI arrests and filed charges in ten drug cases involving ecstasy, marijuana, cocaine, and methamphetamine.

 

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