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Operation Total Eclipse Puts Twenty Drug Related Suspects Behind Bars

Last updated on Thursday, August 24, 2017

(UNDATED) - Early Thursday morning, troopers, deputies, federal agents and city officers met at the Indiana State Police Post at Sellersburg to have a briefing before going out to arrest twenty individuals from Clark, Floyd, Harrison, Jackson, Jennings, Scott and Washington Counties on arrest warrants.

The arrest warrants were the result of investigations conducted by Indiana State Police Undercover Units in the last several months with the assistance of officers from the Washington County Sheriff's Department and Salem City Police Department.

During one of the arrests, at 5004 South Hardy Mill Road, in Lexington, Scott County, troopers seized more than 100 grams of crystal meth with a street value of more than $10,000.

This investigation is continuing with one of the local prosecutor's, Dustin Houchin, from Washington County saying, "In Washington County, we are continually working to detect, apprehend and prosecute those responsible for dealing drugs in our streets. Our community does not tolerate this kind of behavior, and these individuals will be held accountable for their actions".

Below are the people arrested, their charges and the jail they were incarcerated in.

Agencies Assisting - Prosecutors from all counties involved, Sheriff's Departments from all counties involved and Agents from the Federal Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms Agency.

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