110 indictments on 45 people in drug largest drug round-up in Hancock County history


110 indictments were handed down to 45 people in the largest drug round-in Hancock County history.

The Grand Jury handed down those indictments on Monday, July 22. The operation was dubbed “Taking Back Hancock County.”

So far 31 of the 45 people have been arrested and all indictments are on drug-related charges.

The Hancock County Sheriff’s office is working with the TBI, District Attorney’s Office, The 3rd Judicial Drug Task Force and The Office of the Inspector General.

The names of the individuals have not been released at this time.

If anyone sees any suspicious activity, call the Hancock County Sheriff’s Department at 423-733-2250. Caller can remain anonymous.

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