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The arrest of 23 people by federal, state, and local law enforcement in a multi-county South Georgia narcotics drug bust was announced in Brunswick on Wednesday.

Law enforcement said all drug dealers were heavily armed and these men and women were working in neighborhoods with families and children.

Law enforcement officials in Glynn and McIntosh Counties, along with the U.S. Marshals Service, the Department of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, and the Department of Justice, seized 5 kilograms of cocaine, over 30 pounds of marijuana, crack cocaine, and over $60,000 in cash and 41 firearms which included some tactical-style rifles.

According to the U.S. Attorney General’s Office, all charged with indictments will receive no less than ten years on conspiracy charges and up to life in prison.

In addition to the 23 people in custody, police continue to search for Eric Hall, 45, from Brunswick.

 

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Jeremy Spencer
Jeremy Spencer grew up in rural South Georgia and has served as a healthcare provider, high school science teacher, school administrator, and state education official. Jeremy is currently the market and content manager for All on Georgia-Camden and Glynn Counties. Jeremy’s focus is local news, statewide education issues, and statewide political commentary for the All on Georgia News Network. Jeremy has served as an education policy analyst for local legislators and state education leaders as well as a campaign strategist for local and statewide political campaigns. Jeremy holds degrees in science and education from the University of Georgia, Piedmont College, and Valdosta State University. He and his wife have lived in Camden County for 17 years, and they have two teenage children. Jeremy and his family live in St. Marys, GA and attend the Harbor Worship Center in Kingsland.

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