17 names released after 19 arrested in Colquitt Co.

17 names released after 19 arrested in Colquitt Co.
(Source: Colquitt Co. Jail)
(Source: Colquitt Co. Jail)
(Source: Colquitt Co. Jail)
(Source: Colquitt Co. Jail)

COLQUITT CO., GA (WALB) - 17 names of the 19 people arrested last week during a collaborative operation to reduce crime in Colquitt County have been released.

Moultrie Police, the Colquitt County Sheriff's Office, the FBI Gang task force and other organizations assisted in "Operation Safe Streets" last week.

Officers retrieved five firearms and illegal narcotics.

Moultrie Police Deputy Chief Rob Rodriguez said that this operation will hopefully put an end to the recent rash of crime.

All 19 were booked into the Colquitt County Jail.

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