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Drug Round-Up in Bristol Virginia

Published On: May 29 2013 08:52:26 PM EDT
Bristol, Va. -

We've learned Bristol, Virginia Police had a large drug round-up.

The city's grand jury indicted 27 people. Now they've arrested 9 of those and are looking for the others. The charges involve prescription pills, meth, and crack cocaine.

Bristol, Virginia Sgt. Steven Crawford says, at times, it seems the drug problem is on the rise. "I just don't think the problem is ever going away. Different drugs take the place of other ones usually," said Sgt. Crawford.

Sgt. Crawford tells us the city is also seeing a rise in cocaine.