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Police: 22 arrested, 7 wanted in year-long drug operation

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KINGS MOUNTAIN, NC (WBTV) -

Police in Kings Mountain arrested 22 people Friday and are looking for seven more in a year-long drug operation, according to officials.

The operation, dubbed "Summertime Blues," was spearheaded by the Kings Mountain Police Department. Cleveland County deputies assisted with the arrests on Friday.

Police said the busts included drugs such as methamphetamine, crack, hydrocodone, marijuana, and heroin.

Sergeant Lisa Proctor with the Narcotics Division told WBTV that drug dealers in Kings Mountain have three choices, "Stop selling and become productive citizens, go to jail over and over and over again, or get out of our jurisdiction."

She added that they, "Won't stand for it in Kings Mountain."

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