Police Make 18 Arrests in Essex County NY Drug Sweep

By Joe Gullo

Published 03/21 2014 02:49PM

Updated 03/21 2014 06:16PM

New York State Police arrested 18 people in a drug sweep in Essex County on Friday. 

Police say the arrests were part of an ongoing narcotics investigation by law enforcement agencies throughout Essex County. The 18 suspects were arrested during early morning raids. 

The following people were arrested during the drug sweep:

Law enforcement officers from the New York State Police, Essex County Sheriff's Office, Ticonderoga Police Department, Lake Placid Police Department, Saranac Lake Police Department and Moriah Police Department participated in the raids.

The suspects were committed to the Essex County Jail pending arraignment in Essex County Court.

Copyright 2016 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.