Rowan drug sweep nets 8 more arrests

MOREHEAD – Eight more suspected drug dealers were arrested in the third week of Sheriff Jack Carter’s “Operation Rowan Roundup.” Carter said he is “very, very pleased” with the feedback his office is receiving from private citizens...

9 more arrested in Rowan Roundup week 2

MOREHEAD – Rowan County sheriff’s deputies arrested nine more suspected drug dealers in the second week of Sheriff Jack Carter’s “Operation Rowan Roundup.” “Most of these arrests are related to the sale of Oxycodone in the form of...

11 arrested in Rowan roundup

MOREHEAD – Rowan County sheriff’s deputies have arrested 11 suspected drug dealers in the opening phase of what Sheriff Jack Carter is calling “Operation Rowan Roundup.” “These are the first of many individuals we expect to round up over...
38 sought in Pulaski roundup

38 sought in Pulaski roundup

SOMERSET – Drug trafficking is a huge problem in Somerset and Pulaski County that requires a strong coordinated effort to stop. That effort was on full display Tuesday, August 31. “We average about 20 drug arrests per week,” acting Somerset police chief Major Doug...

Lawrence drug roundup

LOUISA – An investigation into the illegal sale of prescription medication by Operation UNITE has resulted in arrest warrants for 24 individuals. UNITE detectives, along with officers from the Lawrence County Sheriff’s Office and Louisa Police Department, set out to...