13 busted in Hancock County drug roundup

drugbust83jpg-f9e59ab083431e64BAY ST. LOUIS, Mississippi (AP) — Authorities in Hancock County say 13 people have been arrested in a weekend roundup of drug suspects. And several others were being sought.

Officials say some of the suspects named Friday already were behind bars on other charges. Two had been arrested in another recent drug investigation in Waveland.

Jeremy Skinner, commander of the Hancock County Narcotics Task Force, told The Sun-Herald that a variety of drugs were involved.

Investigators told WLOX-TV that a couple of the suspects are allegedly connected to recent shootings in Waveland.

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