PAULDING COUNTY, Ga. — A dozen people are facing charges after investigators say they shut down a stolen gun and drug trafficking ring in Paulding County.
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The Paulding County Sheriff’s office says it was investigating reports of nearly 100 stolen guns.
The Haralson-Paulding Drug Task Force received information about several locations used for trafficking illegal drugs where large amounts of guns were also stored.
The agencies worked together to execute search warrants.
They targeted locations on White Pines Court, Emerald Pines Drive, and King Arnold Drive in Dallas, and Essex Lane in Hiram.
Detectives and agents seized 68 stolen guns along with methamphetamine, heroin, ecstasy, cocaine, prescription pills, and marijuana.
A dozen people are facing a variety of charges.
Investigators say the illegal drugs seized have a street value of over $12,000.00.
If you have any information related to drug dealing in Haralson or Paulding Counties, investigators ask you to call the Haralson-Paulding Drug Task Force at 770-646-9175 or the CID Tip line at (770) 443-3047.
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