Drug Sweep Nets Several Arrests in El Dorado

Drug Sweep Nets Several Arrests in El Dorado

19 people were arrested in what's being dubbed Operation Wrecking Rim.
El Dorado -- Law enforcement agencies in south Arkansas set out this Thursday morning to take fugitives off the streets.

19 people were arrested in what's being dubbed Operation Wrecking Rim.

12 federal, state and local law enforcement agencies assisted the El Dorado safe streets task force in what they're calling one of the biggest raids this year.

"These individuals have all been charged with either state crimes or federal crimes consisting of trafficking in methamphetamin in El Dorado and the surrounding areas. They've all been charged with distribution possession and conspiracy related to drug trafficking."

Operation Wrecking Ball has seized more than five pounds of meth and two pounds of marijuana.

Police say they're still searching for three people in the case.

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