Whitfield County Sheriff's Office has arrested 55 in abuse of prescription drugs

Whitfield County Sheriff's Office has arrested 55 in abuse of prescription drugs

September 27th, 2013 by Staff Report in Local - Breaking News

Document: Whitfield County Drug Abuse Probe

Results of the Whitfield County Sheriff?s Office Narcotic?s Unit three month investigation into the abuse of prescription drugs.

The Whitfield County Sheriff's Office has announced its arrest of 55 people in connection with its completion of a 3-month investigation into abuse of prescription drugs.

A total of 64 people had illegal drug charges placed against them, and more arrests are expected.

Most of the charges involved sale of prescription medication, the sheriff's office said in a news release.