On October 16, 2013 the Fort Myers Police Department’s Special Investigations Group with the assistance of uniformed officers began a “roundup” of drug dealers. Undercover detectives made drug buys from 16 suspected drug dealers resulting in 47 felony charges. Police have arrested the following eight people on the list so far:
Detectives and officers will continue their efforts to locate the remaining suspects over the next several days. During the past year the Special Investigations Group has conducted nine drug roundups. The results of the total operations show that a significant dent is being made in the street level drug trade. The operations have resulted in the arrests of 158 drug dealers. So far, 51 of them have been found guilty and are currently serving jail or prison sentences or probation. The remaining cases are making their way through the judicial system.
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