SBI Narcotics Arrests
The State Bureau of Investigation Narcotics unit, along with several federal, county, and municipal law enforcements agencies, including the Calhoun County Violent Crimes Task Force today, arrest 11 suspects in Operation Needle Breaker, a strategic operation aimed at combating the illegal distribution and trafficking of heroin in Alabama. After identifying several mid-to-high level heroin distributors, SBI conducted investigations involving multiple subjects in seven counties. The seizures for today’s operation are approximately 150 grams of heroin. The arrests include five felony Trafficking in Heroin cases and 15 felony Distribution of Heroin. The investigation is ongoing.