Ardmore drug warrant roundup

By: Sara Humphey Email
By: Sara Humphey Email

ARDMORE, OK - Ardmore police said they arrested several large scale drug dealers yesterday in a warrant round up.

A combination of four different law enforcement agencies including: Ardmore Police, the Carter County Sheriff's Office, Oklahoma Highway patrol and the Oklahoma Bureau of Narcotics teamed up for a four month long investigation and made ten arrests throughout Ardmore.

Police credit the interagency cooperation as well tips from citizens for yesterdays success.

Authorities arrested seven alleged drug dealers for felony distribution of controlled and dangerous substances.

Three others were arrested during the round up for separate charges, bringing the arrest total to ten.

Police said undercover operations like this take time, but make a bigger impact in the safety of the community.

"Sometimes we are a little patient instead of going for the quick flashy arrest that makes a big splash in the newspaper we try to get best benefit out of our effort," Sgt. Ryan Hunnicutt said.

Ardmore police said they have three remaining warrants to serve.

OBN said suspects at large usually turn themselves in once they hear police are looking for them.

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  • by ??? on Feb 18, 2012 at 04:12 PM
    The snitches shouldnt b doin what they doin if they cant take the time for their selves and would rather snitch on someone to get off!!!!!!!! But they should no in the long run, they r just goin down too.
  • by just looking Location: ardmore on Feb 10, 2012 at 05:58 AM
    see these same faces frequently...most bonded out the next our justice system
  • by Not a junkie on Feb 9, 2012 at 03:13 PM
    Awesome! Get these drug addicted worthless beings off the street.
  • by Anonymous on Feb 9, 2012 at 02:30 PM
    Finally! The War on Drugs is over! We have spent 100's of billions and have more people per capita in jail than any other nation in the world, but we have done it! People will no longer desire drugs and no one will fill the need because we have repealed the age old cycle of supply and demand.
    • reply
      by Anonymous on Feb 10, 2012 at 03:06 PM in reply to
      grl it aint ova dey dnt qt half the people!!
  • by SOME GIRL Location: ardmore on Feb 9, 2012 at 01:31 PM
    she's smilling cuz they thought her family (with dislexia) was on drugs lol i love my aunt she'd have to be smilling so big!!!!
  • by John Location: Durant on Feb 9, 2012 at 12:05 PM
    Why is that one woman so happy she's been arrested?
    • reply
      by RTi on Feb 10, 2012 at 06:33 AM in reply to John
      She's happy because she knows that she's gonna get "three hots and a cot!"
  • by Dave Location: Okie city on Feb 9, 2012 at 11:51 AM
    Actually keeping our children safe from drugs starts at home
  • by LOVE Location: ARDMORE on Feb 9, 2012 at 11:02 AM
    Thanks task force now lets see if the Judges can keep them behind bars WHERE THEY BELONG!!!!!!
  • by Proud Citizen on Feb 8, 2012 at 08:35 PM
    Way to Go police. Keep my children safe. I am very proud of our police they risk their lives for us and we are very thankful.
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