Police arrest 7 on drug charges in Sweetwater County

2011-08-24T11:51:00Z Police arrest 7 on drug charges in Sweetwater CountyThe Associated Press The Associated Press
August 24, 2011 11:51 am  • 

CHEYENNE, Wyo. - Police say they have arrested seven people in Sweetwater County on federal drug charges alleging distribution of methamphetamine.

Kebin Haller, of the Wyoming Division of Criminal Investigation, announced the arrests. He says one other person was arrested in Utah.

Haller says the simultaneous arrests on Wednesday were the culmination of a yearlong investigation into drug distribution in Sweetwater County. Haller says agents also seized methamphetamine, cocaine, guns and cash.

Haller says the investigation was a large, well-coordinated effort involving several state and federal law enforcement agencies.

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