Etowah County Drug Busts Result in Arrests
A two day sweep of Etowah County for narcotics results in the arrests of 8 people and the securing of a significant quantity of narcotics and cash. On Wednesday, the Etowah County Drug Task Force, the Etowah County Joint Special Operations group and the F-B-I executed a series of Narcotic Distribution arrests and search warrants in the west Gadsden area. A business located at 1000 Tuscaloosa Avenue was raided and the owner was arrested for possession of narcotics. Today, the Joint Special Operations Group arrested two subjects that were wanted in the earlier sweep. The warrants were executed without incident and all the suspects were transported to the Etowah County Correctional Facility for processing.