Operation Black Friday arrests hundreds on drug charges
Submitted by WIKY News on Fri, 11/01/2013 - 9:29am
Kentucky State Police say they're conducting the largest single-day drug suspect round-up in the state's history. Troopers headed-out early today with warrants for the arrest of 479 people on 774 charges. State Police Commissioner Rodney Brewer calls it Operation Black Friday. He says police are acting on several tips, including one from the mother of a suspect, who she said is a drug addict. Posts across the commonwealth are making arrests. Charges involve meth, marijuana, prescription drugs and heroin.