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18 arrested in early morning Carter Co. drug raids

JOHN THOMPSON, NET News Service • May 28, 2013 at 8:05 AM

ELIZABETHTON — The Carter County Sheriff's Department executed a series of drug raids throughout the county early this morning.

The raids targeted methamphetamine traffickers.

Sheriff Chris Mathes said the roundup is called Operation "Strike Two" and 18 people were arrested by 6:25 a.m.

He said other arrests were also made when people were encountered at the targeted locations who had outstanding warrants for their arrest.

Read more at the Johnson City Press.

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