Counterfeit Items Seized/Etowah County
12 people are in custody in Etowah County in connection to thousands of counterfeit items seized at Mountain Top Flea Market. Approximately, 3,000 DVDs and CDs and approximately 1,000 Otterbox and LifeProof phone and tablet cases were discovered during the raid on Sunday. Etowah County investigators worked with federal agents for months to identify the suspects. Chief Investigator Michael Jones says these were 12 separate arrests and that this raid should serve as a warning to others. Chief Investigator Michael Jones/Etowah County. Here’s a look at the twelve people who were arrested. They face various felony charges. They were each officially charged Tuesday afternoon. 8 of the 12 arrested have holds for Immigrations and Customs officials.