Milam County authorities arrest 20 for selling drugs
UPDATED: Friday, April 13, 2012 - 8:54am
MILAM COUNTY -- Milam County officials are hunting down suspects who sold illegal drugs to undercover officers and tonight, 20 of them are behind bars.
Earlier today, Trent Mitchell and Reginald Rideaux, turned themselves so officials are still looking for seven more to serve felony warrants for selling marijuana and crack cocaine.
The arrests are a part of an eight-month investigation across Milam County that included 44 "controlled buys" from known drug dealers.
The search warrants served yielded 25 grams of cocaine, more than a half pound of marijuana, two guns and a pistol that had been reported stolen.