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McIntosh Co. drug sweep warrants 20 arrests so far

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McIntosh Co. drug sweep began early Friday morning. McIntosh Co. drug sweep began early Friday morning.
Briefing before McIntosh Co. drug sweep began. Briefing before McIntosh Co. drug sweep began.
MCINTOSH CO., GA (WTOC) -

McIntosh County sheriff's deputies have been on an overnight drug sweep that began around 3 a.m. Friday, and say that they have made 20 arrests so far for various drug sale charges.

The McIntosh County Sheriff's department along with Darien police, U.S. Marshals and a few other agencies joined forces to get accused drug dealers off the streets.

Officials say they arrested 20 wanted drug dealers by 6 a.m., and McIntosh County Sheriff Steve Jessup says there are more arrests to follow.

The Sheriff's Office plans to serve 80 warrants Friday for approximately 40 suspects.

Those arrested during Friday's drug sweep will be taken to the McIntosh County Jail.

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