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Operation Thunder early numbers released

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CHATHAM CO., GA (WTOC) -

Operation Thunder kicked off last week, and initial numbers show the increase in patrol is cracking down on criminals.

On day one, from May 30 to May 31, officers in Chatham County wrote 86 speeding citations, made 14 DUI arrests, nine drug arrests and apprehended two fugitives.

Officers made contact with more than 600 people within this two day blitz alone.

Operation Thunder won't stop there as officers plan to be out throughout the summer.

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