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Update: Authorities make drug round-up in Wise County

Published On: Sep 30 2013 07:36:03 PM CDT
Updated On: Sep 30 2013 08:08:04 PM CDT
Bath salts
WISE COUNTY, Va. -

There's been a drug round-up in Wise County.

The Wise County Sheriff's office says local police joined state and federal law enforcement for "Operation Up In Smoke."

Officers targeted local businesses they say were selling synthetic drugs, commonly known as Bath Salts.

Authorities searched seven businesses and one home, with the owners' consent.

Officers say they recovered thousands of packages of synthetic drugs, tens of thousands of dollars in cash, along with firearms and illegal alcohol.

Deputies have not yet named any suspects.