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Multi-agency task force yields 56 arrests

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MONROE, La. (KNOE 8 News) - A Ouachita and Morehouse Parish task force made 56 arrests and numerous seizures in a two-day operation.

On April 25-26, both Morehouse and Ouachita Parishes conducted on operation targeting illegal narcotics.

The Operation totals are as follows:

Total Arrests: 56

Drug Seizures:
(1 ) ¼ oz bag of Marijuana
(5) ounces of Marijuana
(31) 1/8 oz bags of Marijuana
(1) Marijuana cigarettes
(10) Grams of Marijuana
(5) Rock of crack cocaine
(16.4) Grams of Methamphetamine
(35) units of assorted prescription pills

Weapons:
S&W M&P 9 mm semi auto pistol (Stolen from Monroe)
25 cal semi auto pistol
40 cal Hi Point semi auto pistol
380 cal Taurus semi auto pistol

The task force also seized one Methamphetamine lab during the operation. This was a multi-agency effort including Louisiana State Police, Ouachita Parish Sheriffs Office (SCAT Team), Morehouse Parish Sheriffs Office, and the University of Louisiana at Monroe Police Department.

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