ASHLAND, Ky. (WSAZ) -- A six-month investigation into drug trafficking in the Ashland area has resulted in 27 people being indicted by a Boyd County Grand Jury.
Ashland Police say the 27 people face more than 40 felony charges.
Fourteen of the people have been arrested.
TICS = Trafficking in a Controlled Substance
PFO = Persistent Felony Offender
Police are still looking for 13 people. They are:
Police say the above names have been entered into NCIC as a wanted person.
Anyone with information on these people is asked to call Ashland Police or 911.
Lt. Darren Wilson tells WSAZ.com that the arrests should have an immediate impact on curbing drug activity in the area.
Wilson says most of those indicted are street level dealers. He also says that information they have gotten from some of those under arrest could lead to additional arrests in the future.
The indictments were handed down December 3 and were sealed until just recently.
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