published Friday, September 27th, 2013

Whitfield County Sheriff's Office has arrested 55 in abuse of prescription drugs

Whitfield County Drug Abuse Probe
Whitfield County Drug Abuse Probe

The Whitfield County Sheriff's Office has announced its arrest of 55 people in connection with its completion of a 3-month investigation into abuse of prescription drugs.

A total of 64 people had illegal drug charges placed against them, and more arrests are expected.

Most of the charges involved sale of prescription medication, the sheriff's office said in a news release.

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