Drug sweep across Columbiana County

LISBON, Ohio (WKBN) – Three dozen people were under arrest Thursday morning in Columbiana County after a huge drug sweep.

The Morning Journal says that the county Drug Task Force, sheriff’s deputies, US Marshals and police fanned out across the county looking for suspects. A grand jury had just indicted them, all on drug charges.

As of Wednesday night, 34 of the 88 people indicted had been arrested. 16 were already in jail on other charges. Police officers from East Liverpool, Lisbon and Salem assisted in the arrest effort.


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