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Eight arrested in Effingham County drug busts

EFFINGHAM CO., GA (WTOC) -

Eight people were arrested in Effingham County after several drug busts over the course of the week.

The Effingham County Sheriff's Office recovered four meth labs in the past ten days as a result of these busts.

The ECSO Drug Suppression Unit executed several search warrants and found labs, methamphetamines, pseudoephedrine and other items to make methamphetamines.

The ten day operation came after an investigation into individuals who authorities believe were buying pseudoephedrine and giving it to people to make into methamphetamines.

Chad Barrs, Leslie Ellie, Christopher Mosley, Wesley Lanier, Jessica Lanier, Melissa Edwards and Tracy Lively all face methamphetamine related charges.

Dan Edwards was charged with possession of marijuana.

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