Investigators in Lincoln County are spending the day rounding up 60 people wanted for various drug-related charges.
The round-up, deemed Operation Play 60 by the Sheriff's Office, got underway shortly after a briefing at 5:30 a.m. in the Harven A. Crouse Detention Center.
The 60 suspects targeted in the round-up are facing a total of 206 felony drug charges.
The suspects are street-level and large-scale traffickers and less than 25 percent are repeat offenders, according to the Sheriff's Office.
They range in age from 15 to 67 years old.
Anyone who wants to report a drug crime can do so by calling the tip line number at 704-736-8422.